Pathways to Prominence in Neuropsychology: Reflections of Twentieth-Century Pioneers

Pathways to Prominence in Neuropsychology: Reflections of Twentieth-Century Pioneers

by Anthony Y. Stringer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0863776868

ISBN-13: 9780863776861

Pub. Date: 06/28/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Captures the stories behind the work of the clinicians and scholars who have contributed significantly to neuropsychology's development.

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Captures the stories behind the work of the clinicians and scholars who have contributed significantly to neuropsychology's development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780863776861
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/2002
Pages:
334
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

A. Stringer, E. Cooley, Introduction: Neuropsychology: A Twentieth Century Science. Part I: Pathways Unforgotten. M. Butters, N. Butters, Nelson Butters: One Step Ahead. A. Tzavaras, M.L. Albert, Henry Hecaen: Evolution of His Thought. L. Moskovitch, D. Bougakov, P. DeFina, E. Goldberg, A. R. Luria: Pursuing Neuropsychology in a Swiftly Changing Society. A. Puente, Roger Sperry: From Neuro-Science to Neuro-Philosophy. M.B. Parlee, Hans-Lukas Teuber: Envisioning Neuropsychology. Part II: Pathways Remembered. D.J. Bakker, Teaching the Brain. A-L Christensen, Lifelines. K.M. Heilman, The Making of a Behavioral Neurologist-Neuropsychologist. E. Kaplan, Serendipity in Science: A Personal Account. M.J. Meier, In Search of Knowledge and Competence. O.A. Parsons, Jersey to Oklahoma: A Neuropsychologist's Trajectory. K.H. Pribram, Autobiography in Anecdote: The Founding of Experimental Neuropsychology. R.M. Reitan, The Best Laid Plans? And the Vagaries of Circumstantial Events. B.P. Rourke, My Odyssey in Child Clinical Neuropsychology. O. Spreen, Pathways and Reflections. Part III: Pathways Imagined. R. Bauer, To Infinity, and Beyond: Clinical Neuropsychology in the 21st Century. L.S. Cermak, Amnesia for the Past Causes Deficits in Prospective Planning. A.Y. Stringer, From a Decade of the Brain to a Century of the Brain: Neuropsychology and the Alleviation of Disability.

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