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2 edition of History of psychology. found in the catalog.

History of psychology.

George Sidney Brett

History of psychology.

Edited and abridged by R.S. Peters.

by George Sidney Brett

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Published by M.I.T. Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Ancient,
  • Psychology -- History,
  • Psychology, Patristic

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF81 B7 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination778p.
    Number of Pages778
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18787839M


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