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Left-handedness manual superiority and cerebral dominance by HeМЃcaen, Henry

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Published by Grune & Stratton in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Left- and right-handedness,
  • Cerebral dominance

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 149-157.

Statementby Henry Hécaen and Julian de Ajuriaguerra. Translated by Eric Ponder.
ContributionsAjuriaguerra, Julian de, 1911- joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP385 .H353
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 162 p.
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5918627M
LC Control Number64022054

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