Welfare, society, and the helping professions
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Welfare, society, and the helping professions an introduction by Quentin F. Schenk

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Published by Macmillan, Collier MacMillan in New York, London .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Public welfare -- United States.,
  • Social service -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementQuentin F. Schenk, with Emmy Lou Schenk.
ContributionsSchenk, Emmy Lou, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHV91 .S29 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 302 p. ;
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4104850M
ISBN 100024068004
LC Control Number80019491

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