Struggle for equal opportunities - strategies for social welfare action
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Struggle for equal opportunities - strategies for social welfare action response to the questionnaire related to the theme of the 18th International Conference on Social Welfare. by International Council on Social Welfare. Canadian Committee

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Published in [Ottawa] .
Written in English


  • Public welfare -- Canada,
  • Equality

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Edition Notes

English and French. On cover: Struggle for equal opportunity - strategies for social welfare action.

ContributionsInternational Conference on Social Welfare, 18th, San Juan, P.R., 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination26, 24 leaves. ;
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21870200M

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