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Malay peasant women and the land

Maila Stivens

Malay peasant women and the land

a study prepared for the International Labour Office within the framework of the World Employment Programme

by Maila Stivens

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Published by Zed in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography:p112-119. - Includes index.

StatementMaila Stivens, Cecilia Ng, Jomo K.S. with Jahara Bee.
ContributionsNg, Cecilia., Jomo Kwame Sundaram., Bee, Jaharah., World Employment Programme.
The Physical Object
Pagination(xi),122p. :
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21962719M
ISBN 101856490874

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