Women power in social welfare and development by Amelia Delda FelizmenМѓa

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Published by Dept. of Social Welfare and Development in Quezon City, Philippines .

Written in English

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  • Women social workers -- Philippines -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Social service -- Philippines -- History -- 20th century.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [154]) and index.

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Other titlesWomen power in social welfare & development
StatementAmelia Delda Felizmeña ; edited by Belen P. Dayauon.
ContributionsDayauon, Belen P., Philippines. Dept. of Social Welfare and Development.
LC ClassificationsHV40.8.P7 F45 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination151, [3] p. :
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL149479M
ISBN 109719307102
LC Control Number99911554

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