3 edition of Women and the law in Thailand and Canada found in the catalog.
Women and the law in Thailand and Canada
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||by Kobkun Rayanakorn.|
|Series||Working paper series / Thai Studies Project, Women in Development Consortium in Thailand -- paper no. 6, Working paper series (Women in Development Consortium in Thailand, Thai Studies Project) -- paper no. 6|
|LC Classifications||K644 .R39 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||65 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||65|
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