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A social history of psychology

A social history of psychology

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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology -- History -- 20th century,
  • Psychology -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Jeroen Jansz and Peter van Drunen
    ContributionsJansz, Jeroen, 1958-, Drunen, Peter van
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF105 .S63 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 262 p. :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17102679M
    ISBN 100631215700, 0631215719
    LC Control Number2002155248

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