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Mental retardation in Puerto Rico: knowledge, beliefs, and attitudes.

Mercedes VeМЃlez de PeМЃrez

Mental retardation in Puerto Rico: knowledge, beliefs, and attitudes.

by Mercedes VeМЃlez de PeМЃrez

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Published in San Juan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Puerto Rico
    • Subjects:
    • Mental retardation -- Puerto Rico -- Public opinion.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Translator: María Mercedes Carazo de Díaz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC570 .V4413
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 76 p.
      Number of Pages76
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5636949M
      LC Control Number68064688

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