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Aging in modern society

Conference on Aging in Modern Society, San Francisco 1967

Aging in modern society

scientific papers of a regional research conference held March 17-19, 1967, San Francisco, under the joint auspices of the University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, and the American Psychiatric Association"s Committee on Research.

by Conference on Aging in Modern Society, San Francisco 1967

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Published by American Psychiatric Association in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatric psychiatry,
  • Geriatrics -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPsychiatric research report -- no. 23
    ContributionsEpstein, Leon Joseph, 1917-,, Simon, Alexander, 1906-,, American Psychiatric Association
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC451.4 A5 C6 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248p.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18129043M


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