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Published by Brunner/Mazel in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social work with older people.,
  • Family social work.,
  • Older people -- Care.,
  • Older people -- Family relationships.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by Terry D. Hargrave and Suzanne Midori Hanna.
ContributionsHargrave, Terry D., Hanna, Suzanne Midori, 1950-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV1451 .A38 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 321 p. ;
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1013277M
ISBN 100876308418
LC Control Number96054236

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