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text Curious behavior : yawning, laughing, hiccupping, and beyond

Summary
"Robert Provine boldly goes where other scientists seldom tread--in search of hiccups, coughs, yawns, sneezes, and other lowly, undignified human behaviors. Upon investigation, these instinctive acts bear the imprint of our evolutionary origins an... Read more
Contents

Introduction -- Yawning -- Laughing -- Vocal crying -- Emotional tears -- Whites of the eyes -- Coughing -- Sneezing -- Hiccupping -- Vomiting and nausea -- Tickling -- Itching and scratching -- Farting and belching -- Prenatal behavior.

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Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2012

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TADL-WOOD 152.3 PRO in Adult Non-fiction Available

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