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The child-hunger gap

Mahar Mangahas

The child-hunger gap

survey evidence of the vulnerability to hunger of Filipino families with minors present

by Mahar Mangahas

  • 189 Want to read
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Published by Social Weather Stations in Quezon City, Philippines .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMahar Mangahas and Geraldine Asis.
SeriesSWS occasional paper
ContributionsAsis, Geraldine., Social Weather Stations (Institute)
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23950989M
LC Control Number2009516013

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