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Readings in the biological bases of human behavior

Paul Alan Garber

Readings in the biological bases of human behavior

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Published by Simon & Schuster Custom Pub. in Needham Heights, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychobiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementPaul A. Garber, Steve Leigh.
    ContributionsLeigh, Steve.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP360 .G37 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 257 p. :
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL626651M
    ISBN 100536596239
    LC Control Number96226959
    OCLC/WorldCa36307752


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