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Militant women of a fragile nation

Malek Hassan Abisaab

Militant women of a fragile nation

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Published by Syracuse University Press in Syracuse, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women tobacco workers -- Lebanon -- Social conditions,
  • Women tobacco workers -- Political activity -- Lebanon -- History,
  • Tobacco industry -- Lebanon -- History,
  • Tobacco workers -- Labor unions -- Lebanon -- History,
  • Working class women -- Lebanon -- Social conditions,
  • Women in the labor movement -- Lebanon -- History,
  • Women"s rights -- Lebanon -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMalek Abisaab.
    SeriesMiddle East studies beyond dominant paradigms
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6073.T62 L433 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24032850M
    ISBN 109780815632122
    LC Control Number2009039098

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