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Psychology and the problems of today

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Published by Scott, Foresman in Glenview, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementgeneral editors, by Michael Wertheimer, Leon Rappoport.
    ContributionsWertheimer, Michael., Rappoport, Leon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF121 .P812
    The Physical Object
    Pagination439 p. :
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4543439M
    ISBN 100673078906
    LC Control Number77010694

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