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Social and psychological problems of women

prevention and crisis intervention
  • 322 Pages
  • 1.40 MB
  • English

Hemisphere Pub. Corp. , Washington
Women -- Psychology., Women -- United States -- Social conditions., Social change., Social problems., Psychology, Applied., Women -- Psychology., Social problems., Mental disor


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Statementedited by Annette U. Rickel, Meg Gerrard, Ira Iscoe.
SeriesThe Series in clinical and community psychology
ContributionsRickel, Annette U., 1941-, Gerrard, Meg., Iscoe, Ira.
LC ClassificationsHQ1206 .S664 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 322 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3176022M
ISBN 100891163301
LC Control Number83018423

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