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Epidemiological psychiatry

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English


  • Social psychiatry.,
  • Psychiatric research.,
  • Epidemiology.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography, p. 173-200.

Statementby Brian Cooper and H. G. Morgan. Witha foreword by Michael Shepherd.
SeriesAmerican lecture series, publication no. 864. A monograph in the Bannerstone division of American lectures in living chemistry
ContributionsMorgan, Howard Gethin.
LC ClassificationsRC455
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 211 p. :
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22130641M
ISBN 100398025819

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