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Social Work in Social Change The Profession and Education of Social Workers in South Africa by Nicci Earle

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Published by Human Sciences Research Council .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social Work,
  • Social Science / Social Work,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11202176M
ISBN 10079692208X
ISBN 109780796922083

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