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Women, Food Security, and Development in Less-Industrialized Societies: Contributions and Challenges for the New Century

  • Scanlan, Stephen J.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 32 (2004)
    Issue (Month): 11 (November)
    Pages: 1807-1829

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:32:y:2004:i:11:p:1807-1829
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