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Children and decent people

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Children -- Services for -- United States.,
    • Children -- Institutional care -- United States.,
    • Day care centers -- United States.,
    • Child care.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Alvin L. Schorr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV741 .S35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 222 p.
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5434939M
      ISBN 100465010415
      LC Control Number73082894


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