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Psychological testing.

James L. Mursell

Psychological testing.

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Published by Longmans, Green in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychological tests.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 425-473.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF431 .M84 1949
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 488 p.
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6049429M
    LC Control Number49009404
    OCLC/WorldCa6632201


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