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Decentralisation of social services departments.

Decentralisation of social services departments.

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Published by Social Services Inspectorate in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

StatementClive Miller.
ContributionsMiller, Clive, 1947-, Great Britain. Department of Health. Social Services Inspectorate.
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p.
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14317967M

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