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The dictionary of psychology

Author: Raymond J Corsini
Publisher: Brunner/Mazel, Philadelphia, PA : Brunner/Mazel, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With more than three times as many defined entries, biographies, illustrations, and appendices than any other dictionary of psychology ever printed in the English language, The Dictionary of Psychology is a landmark resource. The most comprehensive, up-to-date reference of its kind, the Dictionary also maintains a user-friendliness throughout. This combination ensures that it will serve as the definitive work for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionary
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Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond J Corsini
ISBN: 158391028X 9781583910283 1583913289 pbk 9781583913284 pbk
OCLC Number: 41380489
Description: xv, 1156 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: The entries, A through Z --
Appendix A. Prefixes, suffixes, affixes --
Appendix B. DSM-IV terms --
Appendix C. The Greek alphabet --
Appendix D. Medical prescription terms --
Appendix E. Systems of treatment --
Appendix F. Measuring instruments --
Appendix G. Symbols --
Appendix H. Learning theory symbols --
Appendix I. Rorschach descriptors --
Appendix J. Biographies.
Responsibility: Raymond J. Corsini.
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The most comprehensive up-to-date reference of its kind, user friendly with a clear and functional design. The Dictionary offers over 30,000 entries, (including interdisciplinary terms and slang),  Read more...

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"Admirably comprehensive. It should...become a standard reference in the field and most likely, the dictionary of first reference for students and professionals." - Kister's Best Dictionaries

 
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