Social Work, Psychiatry and the Law by Norman N. Pringle

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  • Disability: social aspects,
  • Mental health services,
  • Social work,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Psychology,
  • Care of,
  • Government policy,
  • Great Britain,
  • Mentally ill,
  • Psychiatric social work

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Number of Pages211
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ISBN 101857424158
ISBN 109781857424157

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