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The psychology of adjustment and well-being

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Published by Holt, Rinehart, and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adjustment (Psychology),
  • Adaptation, Psychological,
  • Mental Health

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementStanley L. Brodsky.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF335 .B72 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 576 p., [80] p. :
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2403167M
    ISBN 100030133688
    LC Control Number87033541
    OCLC/WorldCa17202726


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