Adaptation / edited by John Romano.

By: Romano, John
Language: English Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1949.Description: xiv, 113 p. ; 23 cm.
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Includes "References.". "Papers ... originally presented March 31, 1949, at the dedicatory program of Wing R, Psychiatric Unit of Strong Memorial Hospital, the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.". Contents: The biological basis of adaptation, by P. Weiss. - -Organism and environment: dynamic oppositions, by H.W. Smith. - -Adaptation on the threshold of intelligence, by H.S. Liddell. - -The neurotic potential and human adaptation, by L.S. Kubie. - -The limitations of adaptation and adjustment as concepts for understanding cultural behavior, by C. Kluckhohn.

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