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The impact of social and economic forces on alcohol and drug problems in Ontario

by Manuella Adrian

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Published by Addiction Research Foundation in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ontario,
  • Ontario.
    • Subjects:
    • Substance abuse -- Ontario -- Statistics.,
    • Substance abuse -- Ontario -- Statistical methods.,
    • Economic indicators -- Ontario.,
    • Social indicators -- Ontario.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Manuella Adrian.
      SeriesWorking paper series / Addiction Research Foundation,, Working paper series (Addiction Research Foundation of Ontario)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5840.C32 O53 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31, [22] p. :
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3100305M
      ISBN 100888680724
      LC Control Number82205452

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