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Height, weight and earnings among coalminers in India

  • Dinda, Soumyananda
  • Gangopadhyay, P.K.
  • Chattopadhyay, B.P.
  • Saiyed, H.N.
  • Pal, M.
  • Bharati, P.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics & Human Biology.

Volume (Year): 4 (2006)
Issue (Month): 3 (December)
Pages: 342-350

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