Role of women in tea industry
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Role of women in tea industry by B. Dasgupta

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Published by University Dept. of Family Resource Management, S.N.D.T. Women"s University in Mumbai .
Written in English


  • Social conditions,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Women tea plantation workers

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Study on women laborers in tea industry in North East India.

Edition Notes

Statementby Dasgupta B. and Deori B.
SeriesMonograph series in family resource management
ContributionsDeori, B., Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women"s University. Dept. of Family Resource Management
LC ClassificationsHD6073.T182 I43 2000z
The Physical Object
Pagination44, [2] p. ;
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25030952M
LC Control Number2010347938

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