Survey of curricula of social development training institutions in Africa

by Arega Yimam.

Publisher: Association for Social Work Education in Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Written in English
Published: Pages: 400 Downloads: 871
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  • Africa,
  • Africa.

Subjects:

  • Social work education -- Africa -- Curricula.,
  • Community development -- Study and teaching -- Africa.

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Arega Yimam.
SeriesDocument ;, 18, Document (Association for Social Work Education in Africa) ;, 18.
ContributionsArega Yimam.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV11 .A663 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination400 p. ;
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3019346M
LC Control Number84980417

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