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Women teaching in South Asia

Women teaching in South Asia

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Published by SAGE Publications in Thousand Oaks, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women teachers -- Asia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Jackie Kirk.
    ContributionsKirk, Jackie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2837 .W676 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22541736M
    ISBN 109788178298696
    LC Control Number2008039414


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