WE GOT OUR WAY OF COOKING THINGS

@article{BeokuBetts1995WEGO,
  title={WE GOT OUR WAY OF COOKING THINGS},
  author={Josephine A. Beoku-Betts},
  journal={Gender \& Society},
  year={1995},
  volume={9},
  pages={535 - 555}
}
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