Includes bibliographical references (p. -120).
|Statement||Jerzy Bobryk ; [translator, Iwona Odrowaź-Pieniaźek ; editor, Ewa Niezgoda].|
|Series||Warsaw psychological monographs,|
|LC Classifications||BF201 .B63 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||120 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||120|
|LC Control Number||93106623|
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