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Women of color on the rise

Women of color on the rise

leadership and administration in social work education and the academy

  • 172 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in social work education -- United States,
  • Minorities in social work education -- United States,
  • Social work education -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHalaevalu F.O. Vakalahi and Wilma Peebles-Wilkins, editors.
    ContributionsVakalahi, Halaevalu F. Ofahengaue., Peebles-Wilkins, Wilma Cecelia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV11.7 .W665 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23554517M
    ISBN 109780231144766
    LC Control Number2009024190

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