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Social work practice in maternal and child health

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Published by Springer Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Maternal and infant welfare -- United States.,
  • Child health services -- United States.,
  • Teenage pregnancy -- United States.,
  • Birth control -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 258-299).

StatementTerri Combs-Orme.
SeriesSpringer series on social work ;, vol. 15, Springer series on social work ;, v. 15.
LC ClassificationsHV699 .C535 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 311 p. ;
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2204368M
ISBN 10082616370X
LC Control Number89026218

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