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Encyclopedia of human behavior

Author: V S Ramachandran
Publisher: Oxford : Elsevier/Academic Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The Encyclopedia of Human Behavior is a comprehensive three-volume reference source on human action and reaction, and the thoughts, feelings, and physiological functions behind those actions. Presented alphabetically by title, 300 articles probe both enduring and exciting new topics in physiological psychology, perception, personality, abnormal and clinical psychology, cognition and learning, social psychology,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: V S Ramachandran
ISBN: 9780123750006 0123750008 9780124159037 0124159036 9780124159044 0124159044 9780124159051 0124159052
OCLC Number: 772968027
Awards: Winner of CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles, 2013 2013
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 29 cm
Contents: V. 1. A-D --
v. 2. E-O --
v. 3. P-Z, Index.
Responsibility: editor-in-chief, V.S. Ramachandran.

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Focuses on human action and reaction, and the thoughts, feelings, and physiological functions behind those actions. This title features 300 articles on physiological psychology, perception,  Read more...

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