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Mental disorders-theoretical and empirical perspectives

by Robert L. Woolfolk

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Published by InTech in Rijeka .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliografija na koncu posameznih poglavij.

Statementedited by Robert Woolfolk and Lesley Allen
The Physical Object
Pagination407 str.
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27074330M
ISBN 109535109197
ISBN 109789535109198
OCLC/WorldCa840092299

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