The Demand and supply of child care in 1990 joint findings from the National child care survey, 1990 and a Profile of child care settings

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 49-50).

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Other titlesNational child care survey, 1990., Profile of child care settings.
StatementBarbara Willer ... [et al.] ; National Association for the Education of Young Children, Administration on Children, Youth, and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services [and] Office of Policy and Planning, U.S. Department of Education.
SeriesNAEYC ;, #136, NAEYC (Series) ;, #136.
ContributionsWiller, Barbara A., National Association for the Education of Young Children., United States. Administration for Children, Youth, and Families., United States. Dept. of Education. Office of Policy and Planning.
LC ClassificationsHQ778.7.U6 D47 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 60 p. :
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1572125M
ISBN 10093598948X
LC Control Number91067247

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