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Women in Asia

Swarna Jayaweera

Women in Asia

by Swarna Jayaweera

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Published by Bureau of Studies and Programming, Unesco in Paris .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesMajor program I.
Statementby S. Jayaweera and H. Goonatilake.
SeriesStudies and documents -- 35, Studies and documents (Unesco. Bureau of Studies and Programming) -- 35
ContributionsGoonatilake, H., Unesco. Bureau of Studies and Programming.
The Physical Object
Pagination109 p. ;
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18557425M

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