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Vocational rehabilitation programs for the handicapped in the Pan-Pacific countries.

Vocational rehabilitation programs for the handicapped in the Pan-Pacific countries.

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Published by Japanese Society for Rehabilitation of the Disabled in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.,
  • Australia.,
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Vocational rehabilitation -- Asia,
    • Vocational rehabilitation -- Australia,
    • Vocational rehabilitation -- North America

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Yoko Kojima.
      ContributionsKojima, Yōko, 1933- ed., Nihon Shitai Fujiyūsha Rihabiritēshon Kyōkai., Pan-Pacific Seminar on Vocational Rehabiliation, Tokyo, 1971.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD7256.A72 V6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination168 p.
      Number of Pages168
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5453336M
      LC Control Number73155462

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