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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


  • Personality.

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Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementBarry D. Smith, Harold J. Vetter.
ContributionsVetter, Harold J., 1926-
LC ClassificationsBF698 .S566
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 404 p. :
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4262907M
ISBN 100139134913
LC Control Number81008694

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