TITLE

GLOBALIZATION, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND AFRICAN WOMEN

PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Women's International Network News;Spring2001, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an excerpt from the article `Globalisation, Social Responsibility and African Women,' published in `Our Rights.'
ACCESSION #
4397927

 

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