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Women and the law in Canada

Lisa Freedman

Women and the law in Canada

a bibliography 1975-1982

by Lisa Freedman

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Published by Osgoode Women"s Caucus] in [Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLisa Freedman and Susan Ursel.
    GenreBibliography.
    ContributionsUrsel, Susan., Osgoode Women"s Caucus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF477A1 F741983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 leaves ;
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15167058M

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