Disclosing patriarchy in Canadian society through a work of fiction
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Disclosing patriarchy in Canadian society through a work of fiction an interdisciplinary approach to Daphne Marlatt"s Ana Historic by Stephan Belanger

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Published by Laurentian University, School of Graduate Studies in Sudbury, Ont .
Written in English


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Statementby Stephen Belanger.
SeriesCanadian theses = Thèses canadiennes
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 92 l.
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22261610M
ISBN 1097800494239506

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