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Published by Sage Publications in Newbury Park .
Written in English


  • Violence -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses,
  • Aggressiveness -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

StatementRay DeV. Peters, Robert J. McMahon, Vernon L. Quinsey, editors.
ContributionsPeters, Ray DeV., 1942-, McMahon, Robert J. 1953-, Quinsey, Vernon L., Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science (22nd : 1990 : Banff, Alta.)
LC ClassificationsRC569.5.V55 A29 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 346 p. :
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1724573M
ISBN 100803945507, 0803945515
LC Control Number92028264

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