Phenomenology of self-restraint

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Phenomenology of self-restraint. / Oliver, Christopher; Murphy, G; Hall, S; Arron, Kate; Leggett, J.

In: American Journal on Mental Retardation, Vol. 108, No. 2, 01.01.2003, p. 71-81.

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Oliver, Christopher ; Murphy, G ; Hall, S ; Arron, Kate ; Leggett, J. / Phenomenology of self-restraint. In: American Journal on Mental Retardation. 2003 ; Vol. 108, No. 2. pp. 71-81.

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