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Science and social work

a critical appraisal

by Stuart A. Kirk

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social service,
  • Science -- Methodology,
  • Knowledge, Sociology of

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-248) and indexes.

    StatementStuart A. Kirk and William J. Reid.
    ContributionsReid, William James, 1928-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV40 .K462 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 269 p. ;
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21462675M
    ISBN 100231118244, 0231118252
    LC Control Number2001028014
    OCLC/WorldCa45888941

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