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New careers for social workers.

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Published by Regnery in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Vocational guidance -- United States.,
    • Occupations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5382.5.U5 R5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 90 p.
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5046507M
      ISBN 100809293188, 0809293161
      LC Control Number74006905


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