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Woman-headed households in southern Namibia

Adelheid Iken

Woman-headed households in southern Namibia

causes, patterns, and consequences

by Adelheid Iken

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Published by IKO - Verlag für Interkulturelle Kommunikation, Gamsberg Macmillan in Frankfurt, Windhoek, Namibia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Namibia.
    • Subjects:
    • Women heads of households -- Namibia.,
    • Women, Nama -- Namibia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAdelheid Iken.
      SeriesISSA wissenschaftliche Reihe ;, Bd. 29, ISSA wissenschaftliche Reihe ;, 29.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1804 .I44 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 245 p. :
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL146858M
      ISBN 103889394698, 9991601848
      LC Control Number99894276

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