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Urban challenges to psychiatry

Urban challenges to psychiatry

the case history of a response

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social psychiatry.,
  • Community mental health services -- New York (State) -- New York.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementby 14 authors. Edited by Lawrence C. Kolb, Viola W. Bernard, Bruce P. Dohrenwend, with the editorial assistance of Harold Collins. Foreword by Walter E. Barton.
    ContributionsKolb, Lawrence C. 1911-2006., Bernard, Viola W., 1907-, Dohrenwend, Bruce Philip, 1927-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC455 .U7 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 512 p.
    Number of Pages512
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17753350M

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