|Other titles||Femmes autochtones et l"emploi :|
|Statement||Carole Lévesque ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Lévesque, Carole, 1950-, Canada. Status of Women Canada.|
|LC Classifications||E78.Q3 A27 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 107, 117, xi p. :|
|Number of Pages||117|
|LC Control Number||2002491702|
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