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December 1979 (Volume 57)
Edward M. Kennedy
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An integrated service system for the mentally disabled must encompass federally supported community centers and state-supported mental hospitals. The vision, of course, has been elusive. Rational coordination and collaboration will be politically difficult but economically necessary to achieve a just-and sane-society.
Author(s): Edward M. Kennedy
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Volume 57, Issue 4 (pages 480–484) Published in 1979
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