Short-term changes in neural activity and behaviour

a conference sponsored by King"s College Research Centre, Cambridge. Edited by Gabriel Horn and Robert A. Hinde.
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ContributionsHinde, Robert A.,, Horn, Gabriel,, Cambridge. University. King"s College. Research Centre
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