national survey of career patterns amongwomen in landscape architecture by Joan Iverson Nassauer

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Published by American Society of Landscape Architects in (Washington, D.C.) .

Written in English

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  • Women in landscape architecture -- United States.,
  • Landscape architecture -- United States -- Vocational guidance.

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StatementJoan Iverson Nassauer, Karen Arnold.
ContributionsArnold, Karen.
LC ClassificationsSB469.37
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Pagination52 p. ;
Number of Pages52
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Open LibraryOL18830977M

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