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Models for mental disorder conceptual models in psychiatry by Peter J. Tyrer

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Published by J. Wiley in Chichester, New York .
Written in English


  • Psychology, Pathological -- Philosophy.,
  • Mental Disorders.,
  • Models, Biological.,
  • Models, Psychological.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPeter Tyrer, Derek Steinberg ; illustrated by Derek Steinberg.
ContributionsSteinberg, Derek.
LC ClassificationsRC437.5 .T95 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 148 p. :
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1410286M
ISBN 100471939838
LC Control Number93019006

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