4 edition of Psychological testing in industry found in the catalog.
Psychological testing in industry
H. P. Langenhoven
by Personnel Research Division, Dept. of Industrial Psychology, University of the Orange Free State in Bloemfontein
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||by H. P. Langenhoven and R. Verster.|
|Series||Bloemfontein. University of the Orange Free State. Personnel Research Division. [Papers], no. P/16, Department of Industrial Psychology, Personnel Research Division (Series) ;, no. P/16.|
|Contributions||Verster, Ryno, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||HF5549.5.E5 L25|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||46|
|LC Control Number||73179884|
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