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Stress research

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Published by Wiley in Chichester, [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stress (Psychology) -- Research,
  • Stress (Physiology) -- Research,
  • Medicine, Psychosomatic,
  • Stress, Psychological,
  • Job satisfaction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Cary L. Cooper.
    ContributionsCooper, Cary L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF575.S75 S7738 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 149 p. :
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3491254M
    ISBN 100471102466
    LC Control Number82011049


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