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“The Luggage that isn’t Theirs is Too Heavy…”: Understandings of Orphan Disadvantage in Lesotho

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  • Rachel Goldberg

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  • Susan Short

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Population Research and Policy Review.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 1 (February)
    Pages: 67-83

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:poprpr:v:31:y:2012:i:1:p:67-83

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    Keywords: Orphans; Sub-Saharan Africa; HIV/AIDS; Lesotho; Children; Resource allocation;

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