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Future directions for aging policy

United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Human Services.

Future directions for aging policy

a human service model : a report

by United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Human Services.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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    • Older people -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Older people, Services for -- United States.

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      Statementby the Subcommittee on Human Services of the Select Committee on Aging, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, second session.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.U5 U53 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 141 p. :
      Number of Pages141
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4238108M
      LC Control Number80602607

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