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sociological contribution to the understanding of aggression and its treatment

M S. Folkard

sociological contribution to the understanding of aggression and its treatment

based upon social research performed at Netherne Hospital, Coulsdon, Surrey.

by M S. Folkard

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Published by Netherne Hospital in Coulsdon .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis submitted for Ph.D. degree in social psychology, University of London, 1957.

SeriesNetherne monographs -- no.1
ContributionsNetherne Hospital.
The Physical Object
Pagination176p.,24cm
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16795058M

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