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Sex differences in descriptive and emotional reactions to science, mathematics, and technology

Barbara Petrone

Sex differences in descriptive and emotional reactions to science, mathematics, and technology

by Barbara Petrone

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Published by Laurentian University, Department of Psychology in Sudbury, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Barbara Petrone.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsESS."PE"1988
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 37 l. :
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19988265M

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