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Human error

Human error

a collection of papers presented to the 139th Annual Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science. SectionJ - Psychology

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Published by University of Aston in Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] W.T. Singleton [and others].
SeriesAP Notes -- 62.
ContributionsSingleton, W. T. 1924-, British Association for the Advancement of Science. Annual Meeting,
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20910509M

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