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Social policies in the making

Landis, Paul Henry

Social policies in the making

a dynamic view of social problems

by Landis, Paul Henry

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Published by Heath in [Boston] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social problems,
  • United States -- Social conditions

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN57 .L3 1952
    The Physical Object
    Pagination617 p.
    Number of Pages617
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22841078M
    LC Control Number52-2598

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