Socioeconomic and cultural aspects of marriage and fertility in urban Pakistan
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Published by East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii .
Written in English

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Places:

  • Pakistan.

Subjects:

  • Marriage age -- Pakistan.,
  • Fertility, Human -- Pakistan.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography p. 24-26.

StatementMehtab S. Karim.
SeriesPapers of the East-West Population Institute ; no. 64, Papers of the East-West Population Institute ;, no. 64.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ670.5 .K37
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 26 p. ;
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4423757M
LC Control Number79028401

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