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Rural women

unequal partners in development

by Martha Fetherolf Loutfi

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Published by International Labour Office in Geneva .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Women in rural development -- Developing countries.,
    • Rural women -- Developing countries -- Economic conditions.,
    • Rural women -- Developing countries -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 77-81.

      StatementMartha Fetherolf Loutfi.
      SeriesA WEP study
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1870.9 .L68 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 81 p. :
      Number of Pages81
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3873549M
      ISBN 109221023893
      LC Control Number81197381

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