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The Health of Southern Africa ( 9 th EDITION ) by Merle de Haan

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Published by Juta Academic .
Written in English


  • Health systems & services,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Social Science,
  • Demography,
  • Sociology,
  • Southern Africa,
  • Health Policy,
  • Social Science / Demography,
  • Africa, Southern,
  • Public Health,
  • South Africa

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7774100M
ISBN 10070211961X
ISBN 109780702119613

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