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Sex roles biological and cultural interactions as found in social science research and Ontario educational media by L. Fischer

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Published by Ministry of Education in Toronto .
Written in English



  • Ontario.


  • Sex role.,
  • Sexism -- Ontario.,
  • Sex discrimination in education -- Ontario.,
  • Sociology -- Research -- Ontario.

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Edition Notes

StatementL. Fischer, principal investigator, J.A. Cheyne, principal investigator.
ContributionsCheyne, J. Allan, joint author., Ontario. Ministry of Education.
LC ClassificationsHQ1075 .F57
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 381 p. ;
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3909531M
LC Control Number81472591

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