Published 1991 by Pluto Press Australia in association with Academics for Justice in Leichhardt, NSW .
Written in EnglishRead online
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Kerry Carrington ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Carrington, Kerry., Academics for Justice.|
|LC Classifications||KU41.A53 A53 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 277 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||277|
|LC Control Number||92153439|
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