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  • Law -- Psychological aspects,
  • Cognitive neuroscience,
  • Neurosciences -- Social aspects,
  • Neurobehavioral disorders -- Law and legislation

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Other titlesPhilosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences ; v. 359, no. 1451.
Statementcompiled and edited by S. Zeki and O.R. Goodenough.
ContributionsZeki, Semir., Goodenough, Oliver R.
LC ClassificationsK346 .L379 2004
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Paginationp. 1657-1809 :
Number of Pages1809
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Open LibraryOL16349711M

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