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The psychology of sexual health

The psychology of sexual health

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Published by Blackwell Science in Oxford, Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hygiene, Sexual,
  • Sexually transmitted diseases,
  • Sex (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by David Miller and John Green
    ContributionsMiller, David, 1955-, Green, John, clinical psychologist
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA788 .P794 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 333 p. ;
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18132447M
    ISBN 100632049790
    LC Control Number2001043509

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