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The Private Self

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PAPERBACK

$37.00 • £29.95 • €33.50

ISBN 9780674707535

Publication Date: 02/01/1996

Short

250 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

World

Arnold H. Modell is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School at Beth Israel Hospital.

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