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Published by Psychology Press in Hove, East Sussex, New York, NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dementia -- Patients -- Rehabilitation,
  • Clinical neuropsychology,
  • Dementia -- rehabilitation,
  • Memory Disorders -- rehabilitation,
  • Rehabilitation -- methods

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementLinda Clare.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC521 .C52 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17849422M
ISBN 109781841696768
LC Control Number2007004668

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