Published 1983 by International Union for Health Education, North American Regional Office in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||editor, Judith Shamian ; advisory committee, F. Fiori ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Shamian, Judith, International Union for Health Education. North American Regional Office|
|LC Classifications||RA440.3A5 H43 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||35|
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