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Author Kristof, Nicholas D., 1959-

Title Half the sky : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide / Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.

Imprint New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  CB 362.83 Kristof    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxii, 294 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-278) and index.
Indexed In: Pub Weekly, August 2009
Booklist, July 2009
Kirkus Review, June 2009
Summary Tells the stories of women in Africa and Asia who have been victims of sex trafficking and forced prostitution, gender-based violence, and maternal mortality, and shows how girls' education and micro-finance can change their lives while providing a boost to the economies of developing countries.
Audience Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject Women's rights -- Developing countries -- Case studies.
Women -- Developing countries -- Case studies.
Women -- Developing countries -- Social conditions -- Case studies.
Added Author WuDunn, Sheryl, 1959-
ISBN 0307267148

 
    
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