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Written in English


  • Animal behaviour,
  • Evolution,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Animal Behavior (Ethology),
  • Science,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Ethics,
  • Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Science / Biology,
  • Science-Life Sciences - Biology - General

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Edition Notes

ContributionsP.P.G. Bateson (Editor), P.H. Klopfer (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9863227M
ISBN 100306436515
ISBN 109780306436512

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