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Motor Learning and Control Concepts and Applications by Richard A. Magill

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Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages .
Written in English


  • Developmental Psychology,
  • Motor Functions,
  • Psychology,
  • Applied Psychology,
  • General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Applied Psychology,
  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Developmental - General,
  • Physiological Psychology,
  • Motor learning

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9259250M
ISBN 100072557222
ISBN 109780072557220

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