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The law of mental health

by Joaquin Zuckerberg

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Published by University of Toronto Faculty of Law in Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cases,
  • Mental health laws

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoaquin Zuckerberg
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (4, 1216 p.) ;
    Number of Pages1216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26433352M
    OCLC/WorldCa234124403

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