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Support Groups for Older People Who Have Been Abused

Beyond Existing (Violence and Abuse)

by Jacki Pritchard

  • 320 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Care of the elderly,
  • Social work,
  • Violence in society,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Eldercare,
  • Social Science,
  • Social work with older people,
  • Prevention,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Abused elderly,
  • Abuse - General,
  • Gerontology,
  • Abuse of,
  • Older people

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9544713M
    ISBN 101843101025
    ISBN 109781843101024


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