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Women & culture
Publisher: Zimbabwe Women"s Resource Centre and Network in Harare, Zimbabwe
Written in English
- Women in development -- Zimbabwe.,
- Women -- Government policy -- Zimbabwe.,
- Women -- Zimbabwe -- Social conditions.,
- Women -- Zimbabwe -- Economic conditions.
|Other titles||Women and culture|
|Statement||[chapters written by Nomcebo Manzini ... et al.].|
|Contributions||Manzini, Nomcebo., Zimbabwe Women"s Resource Centre and Network.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1240.5.Z55 W657 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||82 p. :|
|Number of Pages||82|
|LC Control Number||00378569|
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