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A Reversal of Fortunes?

Women, Work and Change in East Germany
  • 228 Pages
  • 2.44 MB
  • English
Berghahn Books
European studies, Gender studies, Labour economics, POLITICS & GOVERNMENT, c 1980 to c 1990, Sex discrimination in employme, Labor, Social Science, Politics / Current Events, Sociology, East Germany, DDR, Sex discrimination in employment, Europe - Germany, Labor & Industrial Relations - General, Germany (East), Women"s Studies - General, Employment, Sex role,
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8732475M
ISBN 101571817719
ISBN 139781571817716

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reversal synonyms, reversal pronunciation, reversal translation, English dictionary definition of reversal. n. 1. a. The act or an instance of reversing.

[rɪˈvɜːs/əl] n (of roles, tendencies) → inversione f; (of situation, fortunes) → capovolgimento; (of decision) → revoca the reversal of industrial decline.