Details

Title

Belief in the causative power of words as a manifestation of magical thinking in late childhood

Journal title

Polish Psychological Bulletin

Yearbook

2011

Numer

No 4

Publication authors

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Humanistyczne i Społeczne

Publisher

Committee for Psychological Science PAS

Date

2011

Identifier

ISSN 0079-2993

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DOI

10.2478/v10059-011-0029-3

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