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Population, gender and development

a concise report

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population -- Economic aspects.,
  • Population -- Social aspects.,
  • Sex role.,
  • Economic development.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDept. of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division.
    ContributionsUnited Nations. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs. Population Division.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB849.41 .P673 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 54 p. :
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3600147M
    ISBN 109211513472
    LC Control Number2002328186
    OCLC/WorldCa48380901

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