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The Irish psyche

The Irish psyche

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Published by Psychological Society of Ireland in [Dublin] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National characteristics, Irish.,
  • Ireland -- Civilization.,
  • Ireland -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIrish journal of psychology. Special issue.
    Statement[guest editors, Anne Halliday, Kevin Coyle].
    ContributionsHalliday, Anne., Coyle, Kevin., Psychological Society of Ireland.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[243]-507 p. ;
    Number of Pages507
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16600330M
    ISBN 100950457051

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