Some personality determinants of attitudes toward old age
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Published by Deputy Publications in Delhi .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh),
  • Vārānsi (Uttar Pradesh)


  • Old age -- India -- Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Public opinion.,
  • Older people -- India -- Vārānsi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Public opinion.,
  • Public opinion -- India -- Vārānsi (Uttar Pradesh)

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Statementby Ravindra Nath Rai.
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS (ONLINE)
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 131 p. :
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2007503M
LC Control Number90905929

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