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Published by Prentice-Hall, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Psychology, Comparative.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Series[Prentice-Hall psychology series]
ContributionsMoss, Fred August, 1893-1966, ed., Thorndike, Edward L. 1874-1949.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF671 .C6 1942
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 404 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs.
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6439517M
LC Control Number42021866
OCLC/WorldCa1374097

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