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Community as method therapeutic communities for special populations and special settings

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English


  • Therapeutic communities.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-290) and index.

Statementedited by George De Leon.
ContributionsDe Leon, George.
LC ClassificationsRC489.T67 C66 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 309 p. :
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL988133M
ISBN 100275948188
LC Control Number96026292

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