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Transforming tales

how stories can change people

by Rob Parkinson

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Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Narrative therapy,
  • Storytelling

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRob Parkinson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC489.S74 P368 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17101017M
    ISBN 109781843109747
    LC Control Number2008035926

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