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Single Mothers In International Context Mothers Or Workers? (Maynooth Bicentenary Series) by Simon; Duncan

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Central government policies,
  • Gender studies,
  • Labour economics,
  • Single parents,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Work & labour,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Parenting - Single Parent,
  • Health & Fitness / General,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Employment,
  • Single mothers

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8999151M
ISBN 101857287916
ISBN 109781857287912

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