social training of front-line rural development workers. by United Nations. Secretariat.

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  • Social service, Rural

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SeriesUnited Nations. [Document], ST/SOA/46
ContributionsUnited Nations. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs.
LC ClassificationsJX1977 .A2 ST/SOA/46
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 77 p.
Number of Pages77
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Open LibraryOL5891057M
LC Control Number63025588

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: United Nations. Secretariat. Social training of front-line rural development workers. New York, United Nations, This book is the fifth in a series of compendia edited by Leon Ginsberg on modern approaches to social work in rural areas.

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