The training of social workers by James Edward Hagerty

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Published by McGraw-Hill book company, inc. in New York and London .

Written in English

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Statementby James Edward Hagerty.
SeriesHalf-title: McGraw-Hill publications in sociology
LC ClassificationsHV11 .H3
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 205 p.
Number of Pages205
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Open LibraryOL6762810M
LC Control Number31023338

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