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Psychology of human development.

Justin Pikunas

Psychology of human development.

by Justin Pikunas

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetic psychology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementIn collaboration with Eugene J. Albrecht.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF701 .P5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination346 p.
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5801159M
    LC Control Number60014615
    OCLC/WorldCa2672249

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