Pavlovian Journal of Biological Science

, Volume 9, Issue 4, pp 187–191 | Cite as

Autokinesis, schizokinesis, centrokinesis and organ-system responsibility: concepts and definition

  • W. Horsley Gantt


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© Springer 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Horsley Gantt
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Pavlovian LaboratoryVA HospitalPerry Point
  2. 2.University of MarylandUSA

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