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Women in Zambia

Nakatiwa G Mulikita

Women in Zambia

a profile of women in Zambia

by Nakatiwa G Mulikita

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Published by Zambia Association for Research and Development, Southern African Research and Documentation Centre, Women in Development Southern Africa Awareness in Lusaka, Zambia, Harare, Zimbabwe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Zambia,
  • Women in development -- Zambia,
  • Women -- Government policy -- Zambia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 64-66)

    Other titlesProfile of women in Zambia
    Statementwritten by Nakatiwa G. Mulikita and Mercy Siame
    SeriesBeyond inequalities
    ContributionsSiame, Mercy, Zambia Association for Research and Development, Southern African Research and Documentation Centre. Women in Development Southern Africa Awareness
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1801.5 .M85 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 70 p. :
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17193198M
    ISBN 101779100280
    LC Control Number2005325255

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