The psychology of courage modern research on an ancient virtue

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Published by American Psychological Association in Washington, D.C .

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Statementedited by Cynthia L. S. Pury, Shane J. Lopez.
ContributionsPury, Cynthia L. S., Lopez, Shane J.
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LC ClassificationsBF575.C8 P75 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL23872958M
ISBN 101433808072
ISBN 109781433808074
LC Control Number2009047845
OCLC/WorldCa465681700

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