Pacific/Asian American research an annotated bibliography by Mary L. Doi

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Statementby Mary L. Doi, Chien Lin, and Indu Vohra-Sahu.
SeriesBibliography series ;, no. 1, Bibliography series (Pacific/Asian American Mental Health Research Center) ;, no. 1.
ContributionsLin, Chien, 1954-, Vohra-Sahu, Indu, 1951-
LC ClassificationsZ1361.O7 D64, E184.O6 D64
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 269 p. ;
Number of Pages269
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Open LibraryOL4258551M
ISBN 100934584117
LC Control Number81004086

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