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A Quiet Violence

View from a Bangladesh Village

by Betsy Hartmann

  • 385 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Stratification,
  • Bangladesh,
  • Development studies,
  • Violence in society

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9371658M
    ISBN 100862321719
    ISBN 109780862321710

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