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The persistent problems of psychology

by Robert Brodie MacLeod

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Published by Duquesne University Press, distributed by Humanities Press in Pittsburgh, Atlantic Highlands, [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology -- History,
  • Psychology -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert B. MacLeod.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF81 .M28 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 207 p. ;
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5194114M
    ISBN 100391003933
    LC Control Number75015635

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