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Psychology experiments on animals [a critique of animal models of human psychopathology] by Brandon Kuker-Reines

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Published by New England Anti-Vivisection Society in Boston, MA .
Written in English


  • Animal Welfare,
  • Mental Disorders,
  • Models, Psychological,
  • Models, Animal

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Statementby Brandon Kuker-Reines for New England Anti-Vivisection Society.
ContributionsNew England Anti-Vivisection Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17840901M

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