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The politics of sexuality a documentary and reference guide by Raymond A. Smith

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Published by Greenwood in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English


  • Sex -- Political aspects -- United States,
  • Sex and law -- United States

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRaymond A. Smith.
LC ClassificationsHQ23 .S567 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24028822M
ISBN 109780313346842, 9780313346859
LC Control Number2010000625

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