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Relative strangers

studies of stepfamily processes

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Stepfamilies -- United States.,
    • Remarried people -- United States.,
    • Stepchildren -- United States.,
    • Brothers and sisters -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-142) and indexes.

      Statementedited by William R. Beer.
      ContributionsBeer, William R., 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ759.92 .R44 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 148 p. :
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2031131M
      ISBN 10084767570X
      LC Control Number88006697

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