Family obligations in Denmark
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Published by The Danish National Institute of Social Research in Copenhagen .
Written in English



  • Denmark.


  • Family -- Denmark,
  • Family policy -- Denmark,
  • Family services -- Denmark

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 36-37).

StatementInger Koch-Nielsen.
SeriesThe Danish National Institute of Social Research,, 96:3, Socialforskningsinstituttet (Series) ;, 96:3.
LC ClassificationsHQ642 .K619 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL759198M
ISBN 108774875248
LC Control Number97155656

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