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Studying development in the 21(st) Century. / Sirois, Sylvain; Spratling, Michael; Thomas, Michael S. C.; Westermann, Gert; Mareschal, Denis; Johnson, Mark H.

In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Vol. 31, No. 3, 06.2008, p. 345-356.

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Sirois, S, Spratling, M, Thomas, MSC, Westermann, G, Mareschal, D & Johnson, MH 2008, 'Studying development in the 21(st) Century', Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 345-356. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X08004202

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Sirois, S., Spratling, M., Thomas, M. S. C., Westermann, G., Mareschal, D., & Johnson, M. H. (2008). Studying development in the 21(st) Century. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 31(3), 345-356. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X08004202

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Sirois S, Spratling M, Thomas MSC, Westermann G, Mareschal D, Johnson MH. Studying development in the 21(st) Century. Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 2008 Jun;31(3):345-356. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X08004202

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Sirois, Sylvain ; Spratling, Michael ; Thomas, Michael S. C. ; Westermann, Gert ; Mareschal, Denis ; Johnson, Mark H. / Studying development in the 21(st) Century. In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 2008 ; Vol. 31, No. 3. pp. 345-356.

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