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Challenges to theoretical psychology

selected/edited proceedings of the Seventh Biennial Conference of the International Society for Theoretical Psychology
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Captus University Pub. , North York, Ont
Psychology -- Methodology -- Congresses., Psychology -- Philosophy -- Congre
StatementWolfgang Maiers ... [et al.], editors.
GenreCongresses.
ContributionsMaiers, Wolfgang.
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LC ClassificationsBF38 .I55 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 493 p.
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Open LibraryOL20862747M
ISBN 101896691757

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