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Women"s Rights and Development

Mandy MacDonald

Women"s Rights and Development

by Mandy MacDonald

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Oxfam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development studies,
  • Feminism,
  • Human rights,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11613688M
    ISBN 10085598340X
    ISBN 109780855983406

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