Social welfare policy. by J. A. Ponsioen

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Published by Mouton in The Hague .

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  • Social service.

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Bibliography: p. 175-176.

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Statementby Katayun H. Cama [and others]
SeriesHague. Institute of Social Studies. Publications. Series Maior -- [v.] 9., Publications of the Institute of Social Studies -- v. 9.
ContributionsCama, Katayun H.
The Physical Object
Pagination178 p.
Number of Pages178
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Open LibraryOL16637921M

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