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Women in history

Women in history

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Published by Progressive Publishers in association with Jadavpur University in Kolkata .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- India -- Social conditions -- Congresses,
    • Women -- India -- History -- Congresses,
    • Women in politics -- Congresses

    • About the Edition

      Contributed articles with reference to social conditions of Indian women and some women in politics earlier presented at a seminar.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementeditors, Anuradha Chanda, Mahua Sarkar, Kunal Chattopadhyay.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsChanda, Anuradha., Sarkar, Mahua., Chattopadhyay, Kunal, 1952-, Jadavpur University.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1742 .W6565 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 260 p. ;
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3712458M
      ISBN 108180640493
      LC Control Number2003312169
      OCLC/WorldCa55077578

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