The Boundaries of Consciousness: Neurobiology and Neuropathology, 150Edited By
- Steven Laureys, Cyclotron Research Center and Department of Neurology, University of Liege, Belgium
Neurologists, neuroscientists, psychologists, pharmacologists, and physiologists.
Progress in Brain Research
Hardbound, 630 pages
Published: September 2005
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