by Harper & Row in association with the Open University Press in London .
Written in English
|Statement||edited by Alan James and Robert Jeffcoate.|
|Contributions||James, Alan, Jeffcoate, Robert., Open University.|
|LC Classifications||LC3719 .S36 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 309 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||309|
|ISBN 10||0063181967, 0063181959|
|LC Control Number||82184731|
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