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Researching Health Qualitative, Quantitative and Mixed Methods by

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English


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ContributionsMike Saks (Editor), Judith Allsop (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11716329M
ISBN 101412903645
ISBN 109781412903646

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