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Positive risk

how smart women use passion to break through their fears

by Barbara Stoker

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Psychology.,
  • Risk-taking (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementBarbara Stoker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1206 .S858 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3412680M
    ISBN 100787982938
    ISBN 109780787982935
    LC Control Number2005028783


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