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CARE for the Mentally Handicapped

Peter Forbes

CARE for the Mentally Handicapped

a paper on principles and policy

by Peter Forbes

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Published by CARE in Leicester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • CARE for the Mentally Handicapped.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Forbes, Fred Hutton, Donald Mason.
    ContributionsHutton, Fred., Mason, Donald.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21302130M

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