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HIV, AIDS, and the law

legal issues for social work practice and policy

by Donald T. Dickson

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Published by Aldine de Gruyter in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Law and legislation -- United States,
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-173) and index.

      StatementDonald T. Dickson.
      SeriesModern applications of social work.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3803.A54 D53 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 186 p. ;
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3942547M
      ISBN 100202361276, 0202361284
      LC Control Number2001022147


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