Reader in the History of Aphasia: From Franz Gall to Norman Geschwind

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789027218933
  • Publisher: Benjamins, John Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 12/8/1994
  • Series: Classics in Psycholinguistics Series , #4
  • Pages: 408
  • Product dimensions: 3.90 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.79 (d)

Table of Contents

Letter to Mr. Joseph F. von Retzer on prodromus he has completed on the functions of the human and animal brain (1798) 17
Notes on the site of the faculty of articulated language, followed by an observation of aphemia (1861) 41
Aphemia, lasting twenty-one years, produced by chronic and progressive softening of the second and third convolutions of the superior layer of the left frontal lobe 46
Complete atrophy of the insular lobe and of the third convolution of the frontal lobe with preservation of the intelligence and the faculty of articulated language
Observation by Dr. Parrot, hospital physician (1863) 50
On the site of the faculty of articulated language (1865) 56
The aphasia symptom-complex: A psychological study on an anatomical basis (1875) 69
Some new studies on aphasia (1886) 90
The Lumleian Lectures. Some problems in connection with aphasia and other speech defects (1897) 113
Further problems in regard to the localization of higher cerebral functions (1880) 120
On affections of speech from disease of the brain (1897) 145
On aphasia (1891) 181
Contribution to the anatomical-pathological and clinical study of the different varieties of word blindness (1892) 205
The third left frontal convolution plays no special role in the function of language (1906) 231
On the function of language: corrections concerning the article by Grasset (1907) 242
From thinking to speech (1913) 261
Agrammatism (1931) 268
Cerebral localization (1926) 289
The diagram makers (1926) 304
On aphasia (1910) 329
The problem of the origin of symptoms in brain damage (1948) 334
On naming and pseudo-naming (1946) 336
The organismic approach to aphasia (1948) 344
On aphasia (1927) 346
Disconnexion syndromes in animals and man (1965) 361
Index 389
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