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Social work and social change

Eileen Younghusband

Social work and social change

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby EileenYounghusband.
SeriesNational Institute for Social Work Training series -- no.1
The Physical Object
Pagination166p.,22cm
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16577856M


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