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Women, sport, and physical activity

Helen Lenskyj

Women, sport, and physical activity

research and bibliography

by Helen Lenskyj

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Published by Government of Canada, Fitness and Amateur Sport in [Ottawa?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports for women.,
  • Sports literature.,
  • Feminist criticism.,
  • Sex discrimination in sports.,
  • Sports for women -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Helen Lenskyj.
    ContributionsCanada. Fitness and Amateur Sport.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV709 .L47 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination165 p. ;
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1280951M
    ISBN 100660136082
    LC Control Number92138046

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