Social policy in action.

by Joan Lily Mary Eyden

Publisher: Humanities P.

Written in English
Published: Pages: 118 Downloads: 318
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Bibliography: p. 117-118.

SeriesLibrary of social policy and administration
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p.
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13577356M
LC Control Number70391882
OCLC/WorldCa261271

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