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I"m dysfunctional, you"re dysfunctional

the recovery movement and other self-help fashions

by Wendy Kaminer

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Published by Addison-Wesley in Reading, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Self-help techniques -- United States.,
    • Psychological literature -- United States.,
    • Psychology -- United States.,
    • Recovery movement -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-175) and index.

      Other titlesI am dysfunctional, you are dysfunctional.
      StatementWendy Kaminer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBF632 .K36 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 180 p. ;
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1561160M
      ISBN 100201570629
      LC Control Number91042471

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