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Women in food production

Elizabeth Akinyi Nzioki

Women in food production

their work and constraints : a case study in Mumbuni location (Machakos district, Kenya)

by Elizabeth Akinyi Nzioki

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Published by Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern Africa in Addis Ababa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya,
  • Machakos (District)
    • Subjects:
    • Women in agriculture -- Kenya -- Machakos (District) -- Case studies.,
    • Agricultural productivity -- Kenya -- Machakos (District) -- Case studies.,
    • Women -- Kenya -- Machakos (District) -- Economic conditions -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementElizabeth Akinyi Nzioki.
      GenreCase studies.
      SeriesOccasional paper ;, no. 2, Occasional paper (Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern Africa) ;, no. 2.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6073.A292 K46 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p. :
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1699726M
      LC Control Number91982749

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