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Discovering psychology the science of mind by John T. Cacioppo

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Published by Wadsworth Cengage Wadsworth in Belmont, CA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Psychology

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementJohn T. Cacioppo, Laura A. Freberg
ContributionsFreberg, Laura
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF121 .C32 2013
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25346218M
ISBN 10061818550X, 1111836272
ISBN 109780618185504, 9781111836276
LC Control Number2011940901

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