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Women and world development

AAAS Seminar on Women in Development (1975 Mexico City, Mexico)

Women and world development


by AAAS Seminar on Women in Development (1975 Mexico City, Mexico)

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Published by Overseas Development Council in [Washington] .
Written in English

  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Congresses.,
    • Women -- Bibliography.,
    • Women -- Employment -- Developing countries -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Irene Tinker and Michèle Bo Bramsen ; prepared under the auspices of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
      GenreCongresses., Bibliography.
      ContributionsTinker, Irene., Bo Bramsen, Michèle., American Association for the Advancement of Science., Overseas Development Council.
      LC ClassificationsHQ1106 1975 .A2 1975
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 228 p. (p. 227-228 advertisement) ;
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4886288M
      LC Control Number76016704

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