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Volunteering and community. / Sallnow, Libby; Richardson, Heather.

The Changing Face of Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care: An International Perspective . ed. / Ros Scott; Steven Howlett. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018. p. 185-196.

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Harvard

Sallnow, L & Richardson, H 2018, Volunteering and community. in R Scott & S Howlett (eds), The Changing Face of Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care: An International Perspective . Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 185-196.

APA

Sallnow, L., & Richardson, H. (2018). Volunteering and community. In R. Scott, & S. Howlett (Eds.), The Changing Face of Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care: An International Perspective (pp. 185-196). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Vancouver

Sallnow L, Richardson H. Volunteering and community. In Scott R, Howlett S, editors, The Changing Face of Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care: An International Perspective . Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2018. p. 185-196

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Sallnow, Libby ; Richardson, Heather. / Volunteering and community. The Changing Face of Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care: An International Perspective . editor / Ros Scott ; Steven Howlett. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018. pp. 185-196

Bibtex

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