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Social work with children and families

Social work with children and families

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Published by Learning Matters in Exeter .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work with children -- Great Britain,
  • Family social work -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-133) and index.

    Statementedited by Maureen O"Loughlin and Steve O"Loughlin.
    SeriesTransforming social work practice
    ContributionsO"Loughlin, Maureen., O"Loughlin, Steve.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV751.A6 S58 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 145 p. :
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23178615M
    ISBN 109781844451449
    LC Control Number2008278174
    OCLC/WorldCa190777561

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