Refugee Women (Women and World Development Series)
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Refugee Women (Women and World Development Series)

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English


  • Political oppression & persecution,
  • Refugees,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • General,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Women refugees

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8996489M
ISBN 101856490017
ISBN 109781856490016

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