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State social work and the working class

Chris Jones

State social work and the working class

by Chris Jones

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementChris Jones.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,172p.
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21130976M

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