History of Psychology, A (7th Edition)
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History of Psychology, A (7th Edition) by Thomas Leahey

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History of specific subjects,
  • History Of Psychology,
  • Psychology,
  • General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / General,
  • History

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10085550M
ISBN 100132438496
ISBN 109780132438490

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