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Social psychiatry proceedings of the 57th Annual Meeting of the American Psychopathological Association, held in New York City, Feb. 1967 by American Psychopathological Association. Annual Meeting

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Published by Grune & Stratton in New York, London .
Written in English

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Statementedited by Joseph Zubin and Fritz A. Freyhan.
ContributionsFreyhan, Fritz A., Zubin, Joseph.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 382p. ;
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19742086M

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