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Sex discrimination by sex

Alan E. Dillingham

Sex discrimination by sex

voting in a professional society

by Alan E. Dillingham

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voting research -- United States.,
  • Voting -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Sex discrimination.,
  • Sexism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlan E. Dillingham, Marianne A. Ferber, Daniel S. Hamermesh.
    SeriesNBER working papers series -- working paper no. 3789, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 3789.
    ContributionsFerber, Marianne A., 1923-, Hamermesh, Daniel S., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27, [7] p. ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22438672M

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