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Women, gender, and transnational lives

Italian workers of the world

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Foreign countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- Italy -- History,
    • Women -- Italy -- Employment -- Foreign countries,
    • Italy -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Donna R. Gabaccia and Franca Iacovetta.
      SeriesStudies in gender and history
      ContributionsGabaccia, Donna R., 1949-, Iacovetta, Franca, 1957-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6154 .W658 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 433 p. :
      Number of Pages433
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3748787M
      ISBN 100802036112, 0802084621
      LC Control Number2003430885
      OCLC/WorldCa50718910

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