Grammatical Disorders in Aphasia: A Neuro-Linguistic Perspective / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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Speech and language research for Broca's aphasia and more
Grammatical Disorders in Aphasia: A Neurolinguistic Perspective reviews research by leading authorities to examine the relationships between language and the brain. Beginning with a comprehensive overview of linguistic theory and the neurolinguistic perspective, the following pages cover language perception and speech production after a variety of brain injuries. Topics include semantic composition, linguistic representation, verb finding, moving verbs, verb complexity and more, painting a comprehensive picture of language in the agrammatic patient.
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About the Author
Roelien Bastiaanse and Yosef Grodzinsky are the authors of Grammatical Disorders in Aphasia: A Neuro-Linguistic Perspective, published by Wiley.
Table of Contents
An introduction to syntax.
The processing of long distance dependencies in normal listeners: Evidence for form-driven activation.
Neuroanatomical organization of sentential processing operations: evidence from aphasia on the (modular) processing of discontinuous dependencies.
Semantic composition: processing parameters and neuroanatomical considerations.
Syntactic displacement in Broca's agrammatic aphasia.
Levels of linguistic representation in Broca's aphasia: implicitness and referentiality of arguments.
Verb finding problems in Broca's aphasia: the influence of transitivity.
Effect of verb complexity on agrammatic aphasics.
Moving verbs in agrammatic production.
Verb retrieval, verb inflection and negation in agrammatic aphasia.
A clinical assessment of verbs in an aggrammatic patient.