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African Women"s Organization in the Americas presents a debate

African Women"s Organization in the Americas presents a debate

resolved--that polygamous marriage be legalized in Africa

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Published by AWOA in [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Polygamy -- Africa -- Congresses,
    • Family -- Africa -- Congresses,
    • Women -- Africa -- Social conditions -- Congresses,
    • Polygamy -- Law and legislation -- Africa -- Congresses,
    • Africa -- Social conditions -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title: The place of the family in the socio-economic progress of Africa.

      Other titlesPlace of the family in the socio-economic progress of Africa.
      Statementedited and compiled by Mrs. O. Nwazuluoha Sofola from papers read at the Fourth Annual Conference, August 14, 1965, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
      ContributionsSofola, O. Nwazuluoha, Mrs., African Women"s Organization in the Americas. Conference
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ981 .A37 1965
      The Physical Object
      Pagination41 p., [2] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3128394M
      LC Control Number82241065

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