Includes bibliographical references and indexes
|Statement||edited by Jerilyn Fisher and Ellen S. Silber ; foreword by David Sadker|
|Contributions||Fisher, Jerilyn, Silber, Ellen S|
|LC Classifications||PN56.5.W64 W65 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxix, 358 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||358|
|LC Control Number||2002035212|
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