Short-term memory in the mentally retarded
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Short-term memory in the mentally retarded an application of the dichotic listening technique by Aldred H. Neufeldt

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Published by American Psychological Association in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Short-term memory,
  • People with mental disabilities -- Research,
  • Dichotic listening tests

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Edition Notes

Statementby Aldred H. Neufeldt.
SeriesPsychological monographs: general and applied,, v. 80 no. 12; whole no. 620
LC ClassificationsBF1 .P8 vol. 80, no. 12
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5528051M
LC Control Number67002247

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