Response preferences for “what” and “where” in human non-primary auditory cortex

@article{Barrett2006ResponsePF,
  title={Response preferences for “what” and “where” in human non-primary auditory cortex},
  author={Doug J. K. Barrett and Deborah Ann Hall},
  journal={NeuroImage},
  year={2006},
  volume={32},
  pages={968-977}
}
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