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Health Promotion in Schools
Educational Psychology Faculty Bookshelf
  • E P. Copeland
  • Franci Crepeau-Hobson, School of Education and Human Development at the University of Colorado Denver
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C. Spielburger (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology

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Copeland, E.P., & Crepeau-Hobson, F. Health promotion in schools. In C. Spielburger (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology, pp. 159-166. Cambridge, MA: Elsevier, Inc.