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Studies in Neurolinguistics: Volume 4

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Studies in Neurolinguistics
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781483220567
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 10/22/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 376
  • File size: 5 MB

Table of Contents

List of Contributors


Figure, Table, and Quotation Credits

Contents of Previous Volumes

1 The Evolution of Human Communication Systems


Evolution of Communicative and Other Complex Behaviors

Evolution of the Primate Vocal Tract and Ear

Evolution of the Brain (Central Control anil Processing Systems)

Ontogeny, Phylogeny, and Vocal Learning


Appendix: Comparison of Various Communication Systems in Birds, Pongids, and Humans in

Terms of Hockett's Designn Features


2 The Neural Control of Eye Movements in Acquired and Developmental Reading Disorders


Disorders of the Saccadic Eye Movement System

Acquired Dyslexia

Developmental Dyslexia




3 Structure in a Manual Communication System Developed Without a Conventional Language

Model: Language Without a Helping Hand

The Role of Linguistic Input in Language Development


Theoretical Basis o f the Analysis and Derivation of Coding Categories

Categorizations of Relational Meanings

Structure in the Deaf Child's Representation of Semantic Relations


Summary and Conclusions

Appendix A: Number of Phrases Produced by Each Child Classified According to Length

Appendix Bl: David's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions I-VIII

Appendix B2: Characterizing Signs in David's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions


Appendix CI: Donald's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions I-XI

Appendix C2: Characterizing Signs in Donald's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions


Appendix Dl: Kathy's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions I-IX

Appendix D2: Characterizing Signs in Kathy's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions


Appendix El: Chris's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions I—III

Appendix E2: Characterizing Signs in Chris's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions


Appendix Fl: Dennis's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions I-IV

Appendix F2: Characterizing Signs in Dennis's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions


Appendix Gl: Tracy's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions I—II

Appendix G2: Characterizing Signs in Tracy's Action Phrases Produced during Sessions



4 Aphasie Dissolution and Language Acquisition

The Regression Hypothesis

The Phonological System

Inflectional Systems

Naming and Word Retrieval

Production and Comprehension of Complex Utterances

Status of the Regression Hypothesis


5 VOT Distinctions in Infants: Learned or Innate?

High Amplitude Sucking

Heart Rate Habituation

Auditory Evoked Response

Experiment 1

Experiment 2



6 Disruption of Written Language in Aphasia

The Assessment and Development of Written Language

Types of Writing Disruption

Analysis of Aphasie Writing

Spontaneous Writing of a Single Aphasie



7 Linguistic Aspects of Lexical Retrieval Disturbances in the Posterior Fluent Aphasias

The Meaning of "Use"

Coding Lexical Items

Types of Retrieval Disturbances


8 Neurologic Correlates of Anomia


Examination for Anomia

Varieties of Anomic Aphasia

Varieties of Word-Finding Disturbance

Discussion of Clinical Cases

Theoretical Considerations


9 On Linguistic Perseveration


The Cases Studied

Units Subject to Perseveration

Perseveration in Spontaneous Speech

Theories Explaining Perseveration


Subject Index

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