Vietnamese women in the eighties
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Vietnamese women in the eighties

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Published by Foreign Languages Pub. House in Hanoi .
Written in English



  • Vietnam


  • Women -- Vietnam -- Social conditions.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by the Vietnam Women"s Union and the Centre for Women Studies.
ContributionsTrung tâm nghiên cứu khoa học vè̂ phụ nữ (Vietnam), Hội liên hiệp phụ nữ Việt Nam.
LC ClassificationsHQ1750.5 .V54 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination110 p. :
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1692159M
LC Control Number91941929

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