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Issues in Preventive Psychiatry

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Published by S. Karger AG (Switzerland) .
Written in English


  • Psychology,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Mental Disorders,
  • Medical,
  • prevention & control,
  • Prevention,
  • Congresses

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Edition Notes

ContributionsNorman Sartorius (Foreword), George N. Christodoulou (Editor), Dusica Lecic-Tosevski (Editor), Vassilis P. Kontaxakis (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8938307M
ISBN 103805569122
ISBN 109783805569125

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