Cross-cultural social work in Canada
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Cross-cultural social work in Canada an annotated bibliography : service delivery, community studies, disease, concept development : cross indexed by ethnic group by Diana Abraham

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Published by Multicultural Workers" Network in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Social work with minorities -- Canada -- Abstracts.

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Statement[compiled by Diana Abraham, Mary Gomer, Dorothy C. Herberg].
ContributionsGomer, Mary., Herberg, Dorothy C.
LC ClassificationsHV3177.C2 A24, HV3177C2 A24
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 43 p. ;
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19764563M

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