genesis of modern attitudes in Africa a review by J. M. Wober

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Published by Makerere University, Social Psychology Section, Dept. of Sociology in Kampala, Uganda .

Written in English

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  • Africa.


  • Attitude (Psychology),
  • Personality.,
  • Attitude (Psychology) -- Africa.

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Bibliography: p. 32-33.

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Statementby J. M. Wober.
SeriesOccasional paper - Makerere University, Social Psychology Section ; no. 17, Occasional paper (Makerere University. Social Psychology Section) ;, no. 17.
LC ClassificationsBF323.C5 W62
The Physical Object
Pagination33 p. ;
Number of Pages33
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Open LibraryOL4760420M
LC Control Number78107184

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