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Islam, gender, and development

Masoumeh Velayati

Islam, gender, and development

rural-urban migration of women in Iran

by Masoumeh Velayati

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMasoumeh Velayati
LC ClassificationsHB2096.4.A3 V45 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24384959M
ISBN 109780739114520
LC Control Number2010039529

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