4 edition of Sociology and the field of public health. found in the catalog.
Sociology and the field of public health.
Edward Allen Suchman
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Prepared for the American Sociological Association.|
|Contributions||American Sociological Association.|
|LC Classifications||RA418 .S85|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||182|
|LC Control Number||63021228|
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Previous bulletins have dealt with applications of sociology in the fields of corrections, mental health. Sociology and the Field of Public Health; Edward Suchman; ; Book; Published by: Russell Sage Foundation.
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