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Environmental psychology: selected readings.

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Published by MSS Information Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on.,
  • Population.,
  • Human ecology.,
  • Environment.,
  • Psychology, Social.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Caroline T. Toepfer [and others]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM206 .T6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination292 p.
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5303951M
    ISBN 100842250018, 084220234X
    LC Control Number72086362


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