Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Lana F. Rakow.|
|Contributions||Rakow, Lana, 1952-|
|LC Classifications||P94.5.W65 W68 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 302 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||302|
|ISBN 10||0415906296, 041590630X|
|LC Control Number||92007187|
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