Some problems of administration in social work by Cohn, Martin of Canada.

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Statementby Martin Cohn and Elisabeth Wallace, with a foreword by Stuart K. Jaffary.
ContributionsWallace, Elisabeth, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHV40 .C62
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 47 p.
Number of Pages47
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Open LibraryOL6474307M
LC Control Number44032237

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