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Social work, ageing and society

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Published by Routledge & K. Paul in London, Boston .
Written in English


  • Social work with older people,
  • Aging -- Social aspects

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 111-117.

StatementC. Paul Brearley.
SeriesLibrary of social work
LC ClassificationsHV1451 .B735 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 117 p. ;
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5250831M
ISBN 100710081847, 0710081855
LC Control Number75323426

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