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Women & plants

gender relations in biodiversity management and conservation

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Published by Zed Books, Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave in London, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human-plant relationships,
  • Plant diversity conservation,
  • Biodiversity conservation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes

    Other titlesWomen and plants
    Statementedited by Patricia L. Howard
    ContributionsHoward, Patricia L., 1953-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK46.5.H85 W66 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 298 p. ;
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17094250M
    ISBN 101842771566, 1842771574
    LC Control Number2002190824


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