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Published by Published for the United Nations Institute for Training and Research [by] Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Social conditions -- Congresses.,
    • Technology -- Social aspects -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
    • Women in science -- Congresses.,
    • Women in development -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Pamela M. D"Onofrio-Flores and Sheila M. Pfafflin.
      SeriesWestview special studies in social, political, and economic development
      ContributionsD"Onofrio-Flores, Pamela M., Pfafflin, Sheila M., United Nations Institute for Training and Research., United Nations Conference on Science and Technology for Development (1979 : Vienna, Austria)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1154 .S33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 206 p. ;
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4264582M
      ISBN 100865311455
      LC Control Number81010463

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