Memory in historical perspective

the literature before Ebbinghaus
  • 254 Pages
  • 2.25 MB
  • English

Springer-Verlag , New York
Memory -- History -- Sou
StatementDouglas J. Herrmann, Roger Chaffin, editors.
SeriesRecent research in psychology
ContributionsHerrmann, Douglas J., Chaffin, Roger.
LC ClassificationsBF371 .H48 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 254 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2526782M
ISBN 100387967052
LC Control Number88001993

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