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Environment and cognition.

Environment and cognition.

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Published by Seminar Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- Congresses,
  • Cognition -- Congresses

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    StatementEdited by William H. Ittelson.
    ContributionsIttelson, William H., ed., New York (City). City University of New York. Center for Research in Cognition and Affect., New York (City). City University of New York. Environmental Psychology Program.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF353 .E48 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 187 p.
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5288244M
    ISBN 100128535504
    LC Control Number72007698

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