Childhood in South Asia: A Critical Look at Issues, Policies, and Programs

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Jyotsna Pattnaik
IAP, 2004 - Social Science - 272 pages
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A study of childhood in South Asia, this work addresses topics including the psychosocial concerns of children in Kabul, Afghanistan; Pakistani Punjabi Christian children in an urban low-income settlement; and the effects of insurgency, poverty and politicization of education in Nepal.
 

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