Equalities and inequalities in family life

proceedings of the thirteenth annual symposium of the Eugenics Society, London 1976 by Eugenics Society (London, England)

Publisher: Academic Press in London, New York

Written in English
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  • Family -- Congresses,
  • Marriage -- Congresses

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Statementedited by Robert Chester, John Peel.
ContributionsChester, Robert., Peel, John.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ728 .E86 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 200 p. :
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4561962M
ISBN 100121716503
LC Control Number77074370

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