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Skill training with offenders

Ann Nursey

Skill training with offenders

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by Ann Nursey

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Published by University of East Anglia in association with the weekly journal, Social Work Today in Norwich .
Written in English

  • Rehabilitation of criminals -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, leaves 40-43.

    Other titlesSocial work today.
    StatementAnn Nursey.
    SeriesSocial work monograph -- 32
    ContributionsUniversity of East Anglia.
    LC ClassificationsHV9345.A5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43leaves :
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21916011M
    ISBN 100946751137

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