On the Grounds of Globalization: A Topography for Feminist Political Engagement

  title={On the Grounds of Globalization: A Topography for Feminist Political Engagement},
  author={Claudio Isaac Katz},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  pages={1213 - 1234}
  • C. Katz
  • Published 1 July 2001
  • Political Science
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
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