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Gender, rights, and security

Gender, rights, and security

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Published by Serials Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in development -- Government policy -- India,
  • Women in development -- Government policy,
  • Women"s rights -- India,
  • Women"s rights

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[editor], Siddhartha Sarkar.
    ContributionsSarkar, Siddhartha, 1973-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 368 p. :
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23963846M
    ISBN 108183873316
    ISBN 109788183873314
    LC Control Number2009305483

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