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A History of education in public health

A History of education in public health

health that mocks the doctors" rules

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Public health -- Study and teaching -- History,
    • Public Health -- education -- Great Britain,
    • Public Health -- education -- United States,
    • Schools, Public Health -- history -- Great Britain,
    • Schools, Public Health -- history -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementeditors, Elizabeth Fee and Roy M. Acheson.
      ContributionsFee, Elizabeth., Acheson, Roy M., 1921-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA440 .H53 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 349 p. :
      Number of Pages349
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1855792M
      ISBN 100192617575
      LC Control Number90007685

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