Psychological diagnosis and counseling of the adult blind

selected papers from the proceedings of the University of Michigan Conference for the Blind, 1947
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American Foundation for the Blind , New York
Blind -- Psychological testing -- Congresses., Blind -- Counseling -- Congre
Statementedited by Wilma Donahue and Donald Dabelstein.
GenreCongresses.
ContributionsDonahue, Wilma T. 1900-, Dabelstein, Donald., American Foundation for the Blind.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 173 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20281051M

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