Psychology & occupational guidance.
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Psychology & occupational guidance.

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Published by Careerdata in London .
Written in English


  • Psychology -- Vocational guidance.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

SeriesJKI, careers information resource pack
LC ClassificationsBF76
The Physical Object
Pagination1 :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15326814M
ISBN 100947989196

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