Unesco and International Women"s Year, 1975. by UNESCO

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LC ClassificationsHQ1154 .U54 1974
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Pagination35 p. ;
Number of Pages35
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Open LibraryOL4284362M
LC Control Number78310884

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Women in the majority of countries still face discrimination in most branches of higher education. This is revealed by a recent Unesco study on international trends in higher education, some of whose findings are published in this issue devoted to International Women's Year.

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