2 edition of Social policy found in the catalog.
George Zirimu Muriisa
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Muriisa Zirimu George|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 325 p. :|
|Number of Pages||325|
|LC Control Number||2011343322|
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