Sociology of adoption

by Elfreeda Momin

Publisher: Rawat Publications in Jaipur, India

Written in English
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  • Adoption -- India
  • About the Edition

    In Indian context; with special reference to Mumbai.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-229) and index.

    StatementElfreeda Momin.
    LC ClassificationsHV875.58.I4 M65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 235 p. ;
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24014138M
    ISBN 108131601374
    ISBN 109788131601372
    LC Control Number2009285407

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