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Health communication, gender violence, and ICTs in Nigeria

Ebenezer Soola Conference on Communication (2007 University of Ibadan)

Health communication, gender violence, and ICTs in Nigeria

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Published by Ibadan University Press in Ibadan, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information technology -- Nigeria -- Congresses,
  • Communication in medicine -- Nigeria -- Congresses,
  • Women -- Violence against -- Nigeria -- v Congresses,
  • Health Education -- Nigeria -- Congresses,
  • Battered Women -- Nigeria -- Congresses,
  • Information Dissemination -- Nigeria -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Eserinune McCarty Mojaye ... [et. al.].
    GenreCongresses
    ContributionsMojaye, Eserinune McCarty.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC1055.Z9 I5535 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination433 p. :
    Number of Pages433
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23731308M
    ISBN 109781214422
    ISBN 109789781214424
    LC Control Number2009479248

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