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Divided consciousness multiple controls in human thought and action. by Ernest Ropiequet Hilgard

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Published by Wiley in New York, Chichester .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dissociation (Psychology),
  • Hypnotism.,
  • Consciousness.,
  • Psychology, Pathological.,
  • Dissociative Disorders.,
  • Hypnosis.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC553.D5
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21469919M
ISBN 100471805726

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