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Retention of high tactile acuity throughout the life span in blindness
Previous studies of tactile acuity on the fingertip, using passive touch, have demonstrated an age-related decline in spatial resolution for both sighted and blind subjects. We have reexamined thisExpand
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Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade
It is unnecessary to attempt to add accolades to the ringing chorus of praise for this magnificent atlas, already the winner of numerous publishers’ awards and sure to receive equally enthusiasticExpand
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Testing the Construct Validity of the Gambling Functional Assessment–Revised
An attempt was made to modify the Gambling Functional Assessment (GFA), which was proposed to identify four possible contingencies maintaining the respondent’s gambling behavior. However, previousExpand
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Way of Death: Merchant Capitalism and the Angolan Slave Trade
This acclaimed history of Portuguese and Brazilian slaving in the southern Atlantic is now available in paperback. With extraordinary skill, Joseph C. Miller explores the complex relationships amongExpand
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Probability Alters Delay Discounting, but Delay Does Not Alter Probability Discounting
Delay and probability discounting occur when the subjective value of an outcome changes because its delivery is either delayed or uncertain, respectively. Although theorists have argued whether theseExpand
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Assessing the Reliability of the Gambling Functional Assessment: Revised
Dixon and Johnson (Anal Gambl Behav 1: 44–49, 2007) proposed the Gambling Functional Assessment as a tool to identify the consequences maintaining the respondent’s gambling behavior, but subsequentExpand
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A Comparative Study of the Motivations, Activities, Overall Satisfaction, and Post-Trip Behaviors of International Tourists in Macau: Mainland Chinese, Hongkongese, Taiwanese, and Westerners
Cross-cultural differences are a vital issue in international tourism; the success of international tourism marketing strategies depends upon understanding tourists from different cultures andExpand
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International validation of the out-of-hospital cardiac arrest score in the United States*
Objective:Investigators in France have developed a risk score to predict death or poor neurologic outcome after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. The aim of this study is to externally validate thisExpand
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The African Past Speaks
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Concurrent Validity of the Gambling Functional Assessment (GFA):Correlations with the South Oaks Gambling Screen (SOGS)and Indicators of Diagnostic Efficiency
Concurrent validity of the recently introduced Gambling Functional Assessment (GFA) was assessed by comparison with the long-used South Oaks Gambling Screen (SOGS) in two nonclinical adult samples (NExpand
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