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Population, gender, and politics

demographic change in rural North India

by Roger Jeffery

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bijnor (India : District),
  • India,
  • Bijnor (District)
    • Subjects:
    • Family demography -- India -- Bijnor (District),
    • Fertility, Human -- India -- Bijnor (District),
    • Bijnor (India : District) -- Population,
    • Bijnor (India : District) -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-276) and index.

      StatementRoger Jeffery and Patricia Jeffery.
      SeriesContemporary South Asia ;, 3, Contemporary South Asia (Cambridge, England) ;, 3.
      ContributionsJeffery, Patricia, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ759.98 .J44 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 278 p. ;
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1004142M
      ISBN 100521461162, 0521466539
      LC Control Number96043848

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