The Mentality of Apes

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Animal behaviour,
  • Behavioural theory (Behaviourism),
  • Primates,
  • Psychology,
  • General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / General

Edition Notes

International Library of Psychology

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The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9341675M
ISBN 10041520979X
ISBN 109780415209793

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