|Statement||Virginia R. Cherry, Marc Holzer.|
|Series||Public affairs and administration ;, 26, Garland reference library of social science ;, vol. 537, Public affairs and administration series ;, 20., Garland reference library of social science ;, v. 537.|
|LC Classifications||Z7164.A2 C48 1992, JF1351 C48 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 253 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||253|
|LC Control Number||91043812|
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