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Applying Health Social Science

Best Practice in the Developing World

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health systems & services,
  • Medical anthropology,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Medical care,
  • Developing countries,
  • Social Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Social sciences,
  • ASIA,
  • Africa,
  • Latin America,
  • Public health,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Case studies,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNick Higginbotham (Editor), Roberto Briceno-Leon (Editor), Nancy E. Johnson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8927437M
    ISBN 101842770519
    ISBN 109781842770511

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