The cross-cultural nose

Miller, Laurence
January 1986
Psychology Today;Jan86, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p68
The article offers information on a research study published in "Neuropyschologia" Vol. 23, No. 5 and conducted by psychologist Richard Doty, according to which women have superior sense of identifying odor than men regardless of cultural or ethnic background.


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