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Sociological foundations of the psychiatric disorder of childhood

Institute on the Exceptional Child (12th 1945 Langhorne, Pa.)

Sociological foundations of the psychiatric disorder of childhood

proceedings of the twelfth institute of the Child Research Clinic of the Woods Schools, in collabroation with the School of Medicine of Duke University.

by Institute on the Exceptional Child (12th 1945 Langhorne, Pa.)

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Published by The Woods Schools in Langhorne, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child psychiatry -- Congresses.,
  • Exceptional children -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsWoods Schools. Child Research Clinic., Duke University. School of Medicine.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125 p. ;
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16370015M

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