The relationship of sport involvement and sex role classification of college females
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The relationship of sport involvement and sex role classification of college females by Patricia Eleanor Kieffer

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Published by University of Oregon, College of Human Development and Performance in Eugene, Or .
Written in English

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Thesis (M.S.), Ithaca College, 1979.

SeriesMicroform Publications
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL14456807M

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