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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


  • Social medicine.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography, p254-272. - Includes index.

StatementElliot G. Mishler ... (et al.).
ContributionsMishler, Elliot G. 1924-
LC ClassificationsRA418
The Physical Object
Paginationx,277p. ;
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22341234M
ISBN 100521235596, 0521280346

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