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Women Contesting The Mainstream Discourses Of The Art World (Women"s Studies) by Penelope Josephine Collet

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press .
Written in English


  • The Arts: General Issues,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Sociology,
  • Subjects & Themes - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Feminism and art,
  • Feminist art criticism,
  • Interviews,
  • Women artists,
  • Women in art

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10971217M
ISBN 10077346249X
ISBN 109780773462496

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