Women in Kerala, 1989
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Published by Dept. of Economics & Statistics, Govt. of Kerala in Trivandrum .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Kerala.


  • Women -- India -- Kerala.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsKerala (India). Dept. of Economics & Statistics.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 89/60117 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p.
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1835241M
LC Control Number89910851

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