Psychosis and civilization two studies in the frequency of mental disease by Goldhamer, Herbert

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Published by Free Press in Glencoe, Ill .

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Edition Notes

First published in 1949 under title: The frequency of mental disease.

Book details

Statementby Herbert Goldhamer and Andrew W. Marshall.
ContributionsMarshall, Andrew W., 1921- joint author.
LC ClassificationsRC455 .G6 1953
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p.
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6134362M
LC Control Number53007395

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