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Human services in the information age

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human services -- Data processing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJackie Rafferty, Jan Steyaert, David Colombi, editors.
    ContributionsRafferty, Jackie., Steyaert, Jan., Colombi, David, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV41 .H717 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 437 p. :
    Number of Pages437
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL968289M
    ISBN 101560247681
    LC Control Number96004783

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