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When society becomes an addict

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Published by Harper & Row in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dependency (Psychology),
  • Social psychology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [151]-152.

    StatementAnne Wilson Schaef.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF575.D34 S33 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 152 p. ;
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2740873M
    ISBN 100062548123
    LC Control Number86045828


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