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Women"s employment in the Middle East and North Africa the role of gender, class, and state policies by Valentine M. Moghadam

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Published by Michigan State University in [East Lansing, Mich.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women -- Employment -- Middle East.,
  • Women -- Employment -- Africa, North.,
  • Labor supply -- Middle East.,
  • Labor supply -- Africa, North.,
  • Muslim women -- Middle East -- Economic conditions.,
  • Muslim women -- Africa, North -- Economic conditions.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

StatementValentine M. Moghadam.
SeriesWorking paper / Michigan State University, Women in International Development -- 229, Working paper (Michigan State University. Office of Women in International Development) -- #229
ContributionsMichigan State University. Office of Women in International Development.
The Physical Object
Pagination45 p.
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19614434M

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