The trouble with men

@article{Dudink1998TheTW,
  title={The trouble with men},
  author={Stefan Dudink},
  journal={European Journal of Cultural Studies},
  year={1998},
  volume={1},
  pages={419 - 431}
}
  • S. Dudink
  • Published 1 September 1998
  • Art, History
  • European Journal of Cultural Studies
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