Response to spatial and nonspatial change in wild (WWCPS) and Wistar rats

Journal title

Polish Psychological Bulletin




No 2


Divisions of PAS

Nauki Humanistyczne i Społeczne


Committee for Psychological Science PAS




ISSN 0079-2993


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