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Drug abuse as a problem of self-realization

A. E. Strydom

Drug abuse as a problem of self-realization

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Published by Human Sciences Research Council, Institute for Educational Research in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Youth -- Drug use -- South Africa.,
    • Self-realization.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementA. E. Strydom ; translated by C. P. Kleyn and Rose F. Purchase.
      SeriesReport O ;, no. 56
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5824.Y68 S86
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 107 p. ;
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4476103M
      ISBN 100869654330
      LC Control Number79303689

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