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child protection unit

its history, function and effectiveness in the organization of child protection work

by Murphy, Michael

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Published by Avebury in Aldershot, Brookfield USA .
Written in English

  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Child welfare -- Great Britain.,
    • Abused children -- Services for -- Great Britain.,
    • Social work with children -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-163) and index.

      StatementMichael Francis Murphy.
      LC ClassificationsHV751.A6 M85 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 165 p. :
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1022573M
      ISBN 101859721397
      LC Control Number96085206

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