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5 edition of Women"s health and social work found in the catalog.

Women"s health and social work

feminist perspectives

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical social work -- United States,
    • Women"s health services -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMiriam Meltzer Olson, editor.
      ContributionsOlson, Miriam Meltzer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV687.5.U5 W66 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1080461M
      ISBN 101560246839
      LC Control Number94003951

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