Studies of psychosocial risk the power of longitudinal data

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .

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  • Developmental psychology -- Longitudinal studies.,
  • Antisocial personality disorders -- Longitudinal studies.,
  • Psychology -- Research -- Methodology.

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Statementedited by Michael Rutter.
ContributionsRutter, Michael, 1933-, ESF Network on Longitudinal Research on Individual Development.
LC ClassificationsBF713.5 .S78 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 392 p. :
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2526316M
ISBN 100521353300
LC Control Number88001491

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