People first : developing services in the community for people with mental handicap
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People first : developing services in the community for people with mental handicap a review of recent literature by L. Ward

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Published by King"s Fund in (S.l.) .
Written in English

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StatementL. Ward.
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20056892M

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