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Escape attempts

Stanley Cohen

Escape attempts

the theory and practice of resistance to everyday life

by Stanley Cohen

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Escape (Psychology),
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Stanley Cohen and Laurie Taylor.
    SeriesPelican books
    ContributionsTaylor, Laurie, 1935- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF575.E83 C64 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[6], 232 p. ;
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4292563M
    ISBN 100140220216
    LC Control Number78320201


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