2 edition of Research on social policy found in the catalog.
Research on social policy
|Statement||edited by Mario Torres.|
|Contributions||Torres Adrián, Mario., International Development Research Centre (Canada)|
|LC Classifications||HD88 .R47 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 191 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||191|
|LC Control Number||93241064|
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Lawrence Aber, PhD, is a professor of applied psychology and public policy at New York University and academic director of its new Institute on Human Development and Contextual Change.
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