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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

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ContributionsR. W. Johnson (Editor), David Welsh (Editor), Libby Husemeyer (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages432
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Open LibraryOL7395041M
ISBN 100195716841
ISBN 109780195716849

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