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Introducing mind & brain by Angus Gellatly

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Published by Icon in Cambridge .
Written in English


  • Neuropsychology -- Popular works.,
  • Neuropsychology -- History -- Popular works.,
  • Brain -- Popular works.,
  • Brain -- History -- Popular works.,
  • Neuropsychology -- Caricatures and cartoons.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesMind & brain for beginners., Introducing mind and brain.
StatementAngus Gellatly and Oscar Zarate ; edited by Richard Appignanesi.
GenrePopular works., Caricatures and cartoons.
ContributionsZarate, Oscar, 1942-, Appignanesi, Richard.
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p. :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22129430M
ISBN 101840460849

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