A guide to curriculum planning in suicide prevention
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Published by The Dept. in Madison, Wis .
Written in English


  • Suicide -- Prevention -- Study and teaching -- Wisconsin,
  • Curriculum planning -- Wisconsin

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Edition Notes

StatementWisconsin Department of Public Instruction ; William A. Berkan.
SeriesBulletin -- no. 0500, Bulletin (Wisconsin. Dept. of Public Instruction) -- no. 0500., Kraus curriculum development library -- HS K-140.
ContributionsWisconsin. Dept. of Public Instruction.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 194 p.
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13595492M

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