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Trade, globalisation, and gender

Trade, globalisation, and gender

evidence from South Asia


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Published by United Nations Development Fund for Women in collaboration with UNCTAD in [New Delhi .
Written in English

  • Women in development -- South Asia.,
  • Globalization -- South Asia.

  • About the Edition

    Contributed articles.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesTrade, globalisation & gender :
    Statementedited by Veena Jha.
    ContributionsJha, Veena, 1959-, UNIFEM South Asia Regional Office, New Delhi., UNCTAD India.
    LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.S64 T75 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination401 p. :
    Number of Pages401
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17899305M
    ISBN 100912917857
    LC Control Number2006454517

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