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Making sense of social work psychodynamics, systems and practice by Michael Preston-Shoot

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Published by Macmillan Education in Basingstoke .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social service.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMichael Preston-Shoot, and Dick Agass.
ContributionsAgass, Dick.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV40 .P715 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 220 p. :
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20846422M
ISBN 100333493036, 0333493028

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