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Reputation & respectability reconsidered

Jean Besson

Reputation & respectability reconsidered

a new perspective on Afro-Caribbean peasant women

by Jean Besson

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Being Chapter 2 from Women & change in the Caribbean : a Pan-Caribbean perspective, edited by Janet Momsen, 1993 (pp.15-37).

StatementJean Besson.
ContributionsMomsen, Janet Henshall.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22148233M

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