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Social welfare a history of the American response to need by June Axinn

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Published by Longman in White Plains, N.Y .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Public welfare -- United States -- History.,
  • Public welfare -- United States -- History -- Sources.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 332-333) and index.

StatementJune Axinn, Herman Levin.
ContributionsLevin, Herman, 1920-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV91 .A94 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 348 p. :
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL972243M
ISBN 100801317002
LC Control Number96009085

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