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Social development in Singapore

Peter S. J. Chen

Social development in Singapore

a selected bibliography

by Peter S. J. Chen

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Published by Chopmen Enterprises in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Singapore
    • Subjects:
    • Social service -- Singapore -- Bibliography.,
    • Public welfare -- Singapore -- Bibliography.,
    • Education -- Singapore -- Bibliography.,
    • Singapore -- Social policy -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Peter S. J. Chen, Tai Ching-Ling.
      ContributionsTai, Ching Ling, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7165.S55 C48, HN700.67.A8 C48
      The Physical Object
      Pagination74 p. ;
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4709566M
      LC Control Number77940424

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