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role of home economics in family planning, Nigeria report of a country survey by Cornelia Ogunbiyi

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Published by American Home Economics Association in Washington .
Written in English



  • Nigeria.


  • Birth control -- Study and teaching -- Nigeria,
  • Home economics -- Study and teaching -- Nigeria

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StatementCornelia Ogunbiyi.
ContributionsAmerican Home Economics Association.
LC ClassificationsHQ763.6.N6 O36
The Physical Object
Pagination11 leaves ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4296614M
LC Control Number78324815

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