Defensiveness and adaptation in institutionalized aged. by Karen M. Iciar Lozano

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Published by Miami University in Oxford, Ohio .

Written in English

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  • Older people,
  • Gerontology,
  • Inmates of institutions

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StatementA dissertation ... for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Psychology
The Physical Object
Pagination139 l., typed.
Number of Pages139
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Open LibraryOL14543308M

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