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Richard Wolfgang Semon - bibliography

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Biography

German biologist, born August 22, 1859, died December 12, 1918.

Bibliography

  • In the Australian bush and on the coast of the Coral Sea...
    London; New York: Macmillan and co., 1899.
  • Bewusstseinsvorgang und Gehirnprozess: eine Studie über die energetischen Korrelate der Eigenschaften der Empfindungen. Nach dem Tode des Verfassers herausgegeben von Otto Lubarsch. Wiesbaden: Verlag von J. F. Bergmann, 1920. Posthumous publication by Otto Lubarsch (1860-1933).
  • Jürgen Schatzmann:
    Richard Semon (1859 – 1918) und seine Mnemetheorie. 1968, 100 pages.

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