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Cognitive processes in folk ornithology

Eugene S. Hunn

Cognitive processes in folk ornithology

the identification of gulls

by Eugene S. Hunn

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Published by University of California, Language Behavior Research Laboratory in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cognition,
  • Human information processing,
  • Gulls -- Identification,
  • Bird watching

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 70-73.

    StatementEugene Hunn.
    SeriesWorking paper Language Behavior Research Laboratory, University of California -- no. 42
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF311 H84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination73 p. --
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19390557M

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