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American psychology in the quest for nuclear peace

by Marilyn S. Jacobs

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear disarmament -- Psychological aspects,
  • Psychologists -- Attitudes

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarilyn S. Jacobs ; foreword by M. Brewster Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1974.7 .J28 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 181 p. ;
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2042275M
    ISBN 100275928500
    LC Control Number88019028

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