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Causal Cognition: A Multidisciplinary Debate


Martin E. P. Seligman, professor of psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, is one of the world's leading authorities on learned helplessness and its relation to optimism and hope. This collection brings together eminent psychologists and professionals whose work has been greatly influenced by Seligman's innovative work.

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D. Sperber, D. Premack, And A. J. Premack


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