appraisal of the longitudinal approach to studies in growth and development by Dankward Kodlin

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Statement[by] Dankward Kodlin and Donovan J. Thompson.
SeriesMonographs of the Society for Research in Child Development -- v. 23, no. 1.
ContributionsThompson, Donovan J.
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Pagination47 p. :
Number of Pages47
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Appraisal of the longitudinal approach to studies in growth and development. New York: Kraus Reprint, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dankward Kodlin; Donovan J Thompson; Society for Research in Child Development.

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