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The sounds of feminist theory

by Ruth Salvaggio

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist literary criticism.,
  • Women and literature.,
  • Feminism and literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-147) and index.

    StatementRuth Salvaggio.
    SeriesSUNY series in feminist criticism and theory
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN98.W64 S25 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL347122M
    ISBN 100791440133, 0791440141
    LC Control Number98006221

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