A Basic guide to working with elders by Michael J. Salamon

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Published by Springer Pub. Co. in New York, NY .

Written in English

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  • Social work with older people -- United States,
  • Older people -- Care -- United States,
  • Older people -- Medical care -- United States,
  • Older people -- Recreation -- United States

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StatementMichael J. Salamon.
SeriesSpringer series on adulthood and aging ;, 15, Springer series on adulthood and aging ;, v. 15.
LC ClassificationsHV1461 .S24 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 212 p. :
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2708401M
ISBN 100826151906
LC Control Number86000965

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