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Groups in social work

Margaret E. Hartford

Groups in social work

application of small group theory and research to social work practice

by Margaret E. Hartford

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social group work,
  • Small groups

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [277]-294.

    Statement[by] Margaret E. Hartford.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV45 .H28
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 297 p.
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5761252M
    ISBN 100231035489
    LC Control Number71181782

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