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Caring for Cambodian Americans

a multidisciplinary resource for the helping professions

by Sharon K. Ratliff

  • 100 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cambodia,
  • Cambodia.
    • Subjects:
    • Cambodian Americans -- Services for.,
    • Cambodian Americans -- Health and hygiene.,
    • Cambodian Americans -- Medical care.,
    • Traditional medicine -- Cambodia.,
    • Cambodia -- Religious life and customs.,
    • Cambodia -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-398) and index.

      StatementSharon K. Ratliff.
      SeriesAsian Americans
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV3186.A2 R37 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 403 p. ;
      Number of Pages403
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL686266M
      ISBN 10081532989X
      LC Control Number97033180
      OCLC/WorldCa37345755


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