Towards excellence in graduate social work education in the United States

report of the Task Force on Quality in Graduate Social Work Education, National Conference of Deans and Directors of Graduate Schools of Social Work. by Task Force on Quality in Graduate Social Work Education.

Publisher: The Task Force in [Denver, Colo.]

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ContributionsNational Conference of Deans and Directors of Graduate Schools of Social Work.
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LC ClassificationsHV11 .T374x 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination51 leaves (1 folded) ;
Number of Pages51
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Open LibraryOL16586587M

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