[Reflex action in response to external stimuli]
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Descartes, René, 1596-1650, author
Lugduni Batavorum: Ex Officina Hackiana, 1664
Half-length figure of a child with his hand extended over a small fire; also indicated is the section of the brain that operates the mechanism for automatic reaction in response to external stimuli.
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Is part of: De homine, figuris; fig. XLVII.; See related catalog record: 2331064R
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