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Personality, motivational, and situational influences on mood variability. by Christopher McConville

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Published by The Author] in [S.l .
Written in English

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Thesis (D. Phil. ) - University of Ulster, 1992.

The Physical Object
Pagination[vi], 290p., tables
Number of Pages290
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Open LibraryOL21161739M

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