Studying personality cross-culturally.
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Studying personality cross-culturally. by Bert Kaplan

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Published by Row, Peterson in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English


  • Personality and culture -- Cross-cultural studies.

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Includes bibliography.

LC ClassificationsBF698 .K33
The Physical Object
Pagination687 p.
Number of Pages687
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5822566M
LC Control Number61009093

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