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Handbook of self-concept

developmental, social, and clinical considerations
  • 539 Pages
  • 3.40 MB
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  • English

Wiley , New York
Self-percep
Statementedited by Bruce A. Bracken.
ContributionsBracken, Bruce A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF697.5.S43 H363 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 539 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL783579M
ISBN 100471599395
LC Control Number95015681

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