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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sex differences (Psychology),
  • Masculinity (Psychology),
  • Femininity (Psychology),
  • Identity (Psychology),
  • Sex role.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by June Machover Reinisch, Leonard A. Rosenblum, Stephanie A. Sanders.
SeriesThe KinseyInstitute series -- v.1
ContributionsReinisch, June Machover., Rosenblum, Leonard A., 1936-, Sanders, Stephanie A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF692.2
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,364p. :
Number of Pages364
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21163307M
ISBN 100195041054

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