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4 edition of Psychology found in the catalog.

Psychology

Philip Banyard

Psychology

theory and application

by Philip Banyard

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Published by Chapman & Hall in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology, Applied

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [523]-558) and index

    StatementPhilip Banyard and Nicky Hayes
    ContributionsHayes, Nicky
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 564 p. :
    Number of Pages564
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14958491M
    ISBN 100412464403
    LC Control Number94070234

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