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Social work careers

by Marilyn Granbeck

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social service -- Vocational guidance -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Social service -- Vocational guidance.,
  • Vocational guidance.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses various jobs in the field of social work. Includes family counselor, psychiatric social worker, parole agent, and fund raiser.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Marilyn Granbeck ; photos. by Chuck Freedman.
    SeriesA Career concise guide
    ContributionsFreedman, Chuck.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV10.5 .G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination60 p. :
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4540012M
    ISBN 100531013103
    LC Control Number77006456
    OCLC/WorldCa2966037

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