Gender, Black Feminism, and Black Political Economy

  title={Gender, Black Feminism, and Black Political Economy},
  author={Patr{\'i}cia Hill Collins},
  journal={The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  pages={41 - 53}
  • P. Collins
  • Published 1 March 2000
  • Sociology, Economics
  • The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
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