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The mechanisms of conditioned behavior a critical look at the phenomena of conditioning. by Wanda Wyrwicka

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Published by C. C. Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English


  • Conditioned response.

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Bibliography: p. 151-172.

LC ClassificationsBF319 .W96
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 179 p.
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5709660M
ISBN 100398024448
LC Control Number70184616

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