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The rural and urban aged

a sociological perspective

by Maninder Singh Randhawa

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Published by National Book Organization in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Patiala
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- India -- Patiala -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementManinder Singh Randhawa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.I4 R36 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 187 p. ;
      Number of Pages187
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1680417M
      ISBN 10818513555X
      LC Control Number91901351
      OCLC/WorldCa24716081


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