American Journal of Community Psychology

, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp 351–361 | Cite as

A social learning theory approach to sensitivity groups

  • Donald K. Stein


Social Psychology Health Psychology Social Learning Learning Theory Theory Approach 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Donald K. Stein
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  1. 1.University of ConnecticutUSA

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