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Child marriage

Phanindra Gautam

Child marriage

legal responses

by Phanindra Gautam

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Published by United Nations Development Fund for Women, Forum for Women, Law, and Development in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child marriage -- Nepal,
  • Child marriage -- Law and legislation -- Nepal

  • About the Edition

    With reference to Nepal.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 76-77).

    Statement[research team Phanindra Gautam, Jaya Laxmi Bade Rajthala].
    ContributionsRajthala, Jaya Laxmi Bade., UNIFEM Nepal Field Office., Mahilā, Kānūna ra Vikāsa Mañca (Kathmandu, Nepal)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ784.C55+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22503837M
    ISBN 109994684531
    ISBN 109789994684533
    LC Control Number2008331208
    OCLC/WorldCa244567260

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