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Studies in social policy and planning

Alfred J. Kahn

Studies in social policy and planning

by Alfred J. Kahn

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Published by Russell Sage Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social policy.,
  • United States -- Social policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Alfred J. Kahn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN18 .K22
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 326 p.
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17752902M

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