Realizing social justice the challenge of preventive interventions

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Published by American Psychological Association in Washington, DC .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Mental illness -- Prevention,
  • Preventive mental health services,
  • Social justice,
  • Preventive Psychiatry -- methods,
  • Health Promotion,
  • Mental Disorders -- prevention & control,
  • Social Justice

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Maureen E. Kenny ... [et al.].
ContributionsKenny, Maureen., American Psychological Association.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA790.5 .R388 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16974575M
ISBN 101433804115
ISBN 109781433804113
LC Control Number2008029714

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