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Towards indigenous notions of women"s empowerment

Karen Trollope-Kumar

Towards indigenous notions of women"s empowerment

the case of India

by Karen Trollope-Kumar

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Published by McMaster University, McMaster Research Centre for the Promotion of Women"s Health in Hamilton, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- India -- Social conditions.,
  • Women in politics -- India.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKaren Trollope-Kumar.
    SeriesWorking paper series / McMaster Research Centre for the Promotion of Women"s Health -- no. 4., Working paper series / McMaster Research Centre for the Promotion of Women"s Health -- no. 4.
    ContributionsMcMaster Research Centre for the Promotion of Women"s Health.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 [3] p.
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18230999M

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