The Human mind revisited essays in honor of Karl A. Menninger

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Published by International Universities Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Menninger, Karl A. 1893-,
  • Psychoanalysis -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Psychiatry -- Essays,
  • Psychoanalysis -- Essays

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Sydney Smith, editor.
ContributionsMenninger, Karl A. 1893-, Smith, Sydney, 1923-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC509 .H87
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 503 p. :
Number of Pages503
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4571933M
ISBN 10082362370X
LC Control Number77092363

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