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Community mediation and culture a study of Oregon programs by Janet E. Harrison

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  • Mediation -- Oregon -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Human services -- Oregon -- Cross-cultural studies.

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Statementby Janet E. Harrison.
GenreCross-cultural studies.
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Pagination148 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages148
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Open LibraryOL15546204M

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