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Published by Karnac Books in London .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Joseph Sandler and Peter Fonagy ; contributors, Alan D. Baddeley ... [et al.] ; foreword by Phil Mollon.
SeriesMonograph series of the Psychoanalysis Unit of University College, London and the Anna Freud Centre -- no. 2, Monograph series of the Psychoanalysis Unit of University College, London and the Anna Freud Centre, London (Madison, Conn.) -- no. 2.
ContributionsBaddeley, Alan D., 1934-, Fonagy, Peter, 1952-, Sandler, Joseph.
LC ClassificationsRC569.5.C55 R4 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 250 p.
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21265283M
ISBN 101855751666

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