Psychology and development

a conceptual itinerary
  • 12 Pages
  • 0.84 MB
  • English
Sustainable Development Policy Institute , Islamabad
StatementArshad Zaman, Moazam Zaman.
SeriesWorking papers series -- # 2
ContributionsZaman, Riffat Moazam., Sustainable Development Policy Institute.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2008/43938 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22794087M
LC Control Number2006334650

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