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Social welfare of the aging

International Association of Gerontology Congress (5th 1960 San Francisco)

Social welfare of the aging

by International Association of Gerontology Congress (5th 1960 San Francisco)

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Published by Columbia U.P in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Jerome Kaplan andGordon J.Aldridge. Vol.2.
SeriesAging around the world series
ContributionsKaplan, Jerome., Aldridge, Gordon J.
The Physical Object
Pagination372p. ;
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20682575M

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