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Alternatives to mental hospitals report of a European workshop.

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Published by MIND in London .
Written in English


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Organised by the Belgian Association for Mental Health (Flanders) and held in Ghent between March 31 and April 3, 1980.

ContributionsBelgian Association for Mental Health., MIND.
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Open LibraryOL22318304M
ISBN 100900557478
OCLC/WorldCa14587360

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