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Organizing for social change study in the theory and practice of community work. by David N. Thomas

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Published by Allen & Unwin .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

SeriesNat.Inst.of Soc.Services Lib
The Physical Object
PaginationD8.200.n.e.
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14884525M
ISBN 100043610285
OCLC/WorldCa655865625

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