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The Roundtable on Religion and Social Welfare Policy Faith-Based vs . Secular Using Administrative Data to Compare the Performance of Faith-Affiliated and Other Social Service Providers

@inproceedings{Ragan2004TheRO,
  title={The Roundtable on Religion and Social Welfare Policy Faith-Based vs . Secular Using Administrative Data to Compare the Performance of Faith-Affiliated and Other Social Service Providers},
  author={Mark Ragan},
  year={2004}
}

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