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Women"s role in Fiji

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Published by South Pacific Social Sciences Association in Suva, Fiji .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fiji
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Fiji -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementby Jyoti Amratlal ... [et al.].
      ContributionsAmratlal, Jyoti.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1867.7 .W65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4277828M
      LC Control Number78303598

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