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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English



  • Kentucky.


  • Wife abuse -- Kentucky.,
  • Abused wives -- Services for -- Kentucky.,
  • Social work with women -- Kentucky.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Mark A. Schulman (Louis Harris Associates).
SeriesGarland reference library of social science ;, v. 96
ContributionsKentucky Commission on Women., Louis Harris and Associates.
LC ClassificationsHV6626 .S38 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination67, 13 p. :
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4095877M
ISBN 100824093739
LC Control Number80009012

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