by National Association of Social Workers, Los Angeles Area Chapter in Los Angeles .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 23-24.
|Contributions||Boskin, Joseph., Feldman, Frances Lomas.|
|LC Classifications||HV99.L7 R3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 73 p.|
|Number of Pages||73|
|LC Control Number||67006365|
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