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Social welfare policy

past, present and future. Law"s response to poverty

by Janet E. Mosher

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poor laws -- Canada.,
  • Social security -- Law and legislation -- Canada.,
  • Public welfare -- Law and legislation -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLaw"s response to poverty.
    StatementJanet E. Mosher.
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[6], 681 p. ;
    Number of Pages681
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15112886M

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