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Ethnicity and Psychopharmacology (Review of Psychiatry, Volume 19, No. 4) by Pedro Ruiz

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Published by American Psychiatric Press .
Written in English


  • Ethnic studies,
  • Pharmacology,
  • Psychiatry,
  • United States,
  • Neuropsychopharmacology,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Ethnic Sociology,
  • Psychology,
  • Psychopharmacology,
  • Medical,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Psychiatry - Psychopharmacology,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnopsychology,
  • drug therapy,
  • Mental Disorders

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8134625M
ISBN 100880482745
ISBN 109780880482745

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