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Published by American Psychological Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Subject headings -- Psychology

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAlvin Walker, Jr., editor.
ContributionsWalker, Alvin, 1959-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ695.1.P7 T48 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 343 p. ;
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1433137M
ISBN 101557982252
LC Control Number93044714

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