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The politics of health

The politics of health

the Australian experience

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Published by C. Livingstone in Melbourne, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical policy -- Australia.,
    • Social medicine -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Heather Gardner.
      ContributionsGardner, Heather.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA395.A8 P65 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 560 p. :
      Number of Pages560
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL539390M
      ISBN 100443047758
      LC Control Number96118212

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