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Published by Longman Group United Kingdom .
Written in English


  • Civil service & public sector,
  • Management & management techniques,
  • Welfare & benefit systems,
  • Sociology,
  • Public welfare,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Welfare state,
  • Social Services & Welfare,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Congresses,
  • Social Policy

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Edition Notes

ContributionsThomas Wilson (Editor), Dorothy Wilson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7879641M
ISBN 100582085136
ISBN 109780582085138

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