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Social Welfare

Politics and Public Policy
  • 436 Pages
  • 2.50 MB
  • English
Allyn & Bacon
Central government policies, Social issues, Social welfare & social services, United States, Social Policy, Social Welfare Policies And Programs, Politics / Current Events, Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare, Public Policy - General, Public welfare, Politics - Current E
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9287398M
ISBN 100130638196
ISBN 139780130638199

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