Mental health in Ireland

Publisher: Gill and Macmillan, Publisher: Radio Telefis Éireann in Dublin

Written in English
Published: Pages: 129 Downloads: 400
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  • Ireland.
  • Subjects:

    • Mental illness -- Ireland.,
    • Social psychiatry -- Ireland.
    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementedited by Colm Keane.
      ContributionsKeane, Colm.
      LC ClassificationsRC450.I73 M46 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination129 p. ;
      Number of Pages129
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1623898M
      ISBN 100717118770
      LC Control Number91169759

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