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Includes bibliographical references (p. -155) and indexe.
|Statement||Eric Blyth and Judith Milner ; consultant editor, Jo Campling.|
|Contributions||Milner, Judith, senior lecturer., Campling, Jo.|
|LC Classifications||LC4096.G7 B59 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 164 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||164|
|LC Control Number||97025031|
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About the Author. MARIAN BRANDON is Lecturer in Social Work and Director of Post Qualifying Studies at the University of East Anglia. GILLIAN SCHOFIELD is Lecturer in Social Work and Deputy Director of the Centre for Research on the Child and Family at the University of East by: Ian Butler is Professor of Social Work at Bath University and is currently seconded to the Welsh Assembly Government where he is Cabinet Advisor on Children and Young People's policy.
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