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The Law and Indian women

The Law and Indian women

a study

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Published by YWCA of India in [India] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- India,
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. (Hindu law)

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAction now (YWCA of India)
      Statementby the YWCA of India.
      ContributionsYWCA of India.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKNS516 .L39 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 82 p. ;
      Number of Pages82
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1686455M
      LC Control Number91908306

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