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  • Ethnopsychology.,
  • Cognition and culture.,
  • Social psychology.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementedited by Michael Cole, Yrjö Engeström, Olga Vasquez.
ContributionsCole, Michael, 1938-, Engeström, Yrjö, 1948-, Vasquez, Olga A.
LC ClassificationsGN502 .M55 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 501 p. :
Number of Pages501
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1000076M
ISBN 100521552389, 0521558239
LC Control Number96038956

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