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Living with mental handicap

Living with mental handicap

transitions in the lives of people with mental handicaps

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Published by Kingsley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with mental disabilities -- Care -- Great Britain.,
  • Children with mental disabilities -- Care -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[editors, Gordon Horobin and David May].
    SeriesResearch highlights in social work -- 16
    ContributionsHorobin, Gordon., May, David.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV"3008"G7"L59"1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination165 p.
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19846699M
    ISBN 101853020044

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