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Evaluation of peer and prevention programs a blueprint for successful design and implementation by Black, David R.

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Published by Brunner-Routledge in New York .
Written in English


  • Evaluation,
  • Public welfare,
  • Evaluation research (Social action programs)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDavid R. Black, Elizabeth S. Foster, Judith A. Tindall
ContributionsFoster, Elizabeth S. (Elizabeth Sabrinsky), Tindall, Judith A., 1942-
LC ClassificationsH62 .B555 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25054220M
ISBN 109780415884785
LC Control Number2011038052

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