2 edition of Some myths concerning the demographic status of girls found in the catalog.
Some myths concerning the demographic status of girls
Neera K. Sohoni
|Statement||Neera Kuckreja Sohoni.|
|Series||Working paper / Michigan State University, Women in International Development -- 233, Working paper (Michigan State University. Office of Women in International Development) -- #233.|
|Contributions||Michigan State University. Office of Women in International Development.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||26|
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