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Research and the teaching of women"s issues worldwide a working paper by Krishna Ahooja-Patel

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Published by United Nations International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women in [Santo Domingo] .
Written in English


  • Women -- Developing countries -- Study and teaching.,
  • Women in development -- Study and teaching.

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StatementKrishna Ahooja-Patel, Stephanie Duckworth, Julia Tavares.
SeriesWorking paper / INSTRAW -- 2, Working paper (International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women) -- 2.
ContributionsDuckworth, Stephanie., Tavares, Julia., International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women.
The Physical Object
Pagination20 [4] p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15020329M

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