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impact of relationship recognition on lesbian women in Canada

Kathleen A. Lahey

impact of relationship recognition on lesbian women in Canada

still separate and only somewhat "equivalent"

by Kathleen A. Lahey

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Published by Status of Women Canada in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Lesbian couples -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.,
    • Lesbian couples -- Taxation -- Canada.,
    • Lesbian couples -- Government policy -- Canada.,
    • Sex discrimination against women -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKathleen A. Lahey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ75.6.C2 L35 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 128, 144, vii p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3596688M
      ISBN 100662659406
      LC Control Number2002318123


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