2 edition of Psychology and America"s urban dilemmas found in the catalog.
Psychology and America"s urban dilemmas
Richard D. Ashmore
Bibliography: p. 157-171.
|Series||Psychology and the problems of society|
|Contributions||McConahay, John B.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 180 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||180|
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