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Resilient adults overcoming a cruel past by Gina O"Connell Higgins

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Problem families -- Psychological aspects,
  • Adult children of dysfunctional families -- Psychology,
  • Abused children -- Psychology,
  • Resilience (Personality trait)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-366) and index.

StatementGina O"Connell Higgins.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV697 .H54 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 373 p. ;
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1083604M
ISBN 101555426735
LC Control Number94007283

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