TITLE

Toward a neurobiology of unrealistic optimism

AUTHOR(S)
Shah, Punit; Tops, Mattie
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Frontiers in Psychology;Sep2012, Vol. 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
88074344

 

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