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effects of labor legislation on the employment opportunities of women.

United States. Women"s Bureau.

effects of labor legislation on the employment opportunities of women.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Labor laws and legislation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesBulletin, no. 65, Bulletin (United States. Women"s Bureau) ;, no. 65.
      ContributionsWinslow, Mary N.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6093 .A35 no. 65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 498 p.
      Number of Pages498
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL261509M
      LC Control Numberl 29000004
      OCLC/WorldCa15262438


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