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By Martha Taylor Sarno

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With chapters containing as much as 50 percentage new assurance, this e-book presents an intensive replace of the newest examine and improvement within the quarter of bought aphasia. insurance comprises the indicators of aphasia, evaluate, neuropsychology, the categorical linguistic deficits linked to aphasia, comparable problems, restoration, and rehabilitation. This finished compilation, written by way of probably the most a professional staff within the box, offers an authoritative textual content and reference for graduate scholars, clinicians, and researchers.

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Graff-Radford, N. , Damasio, A. , Hyman, B. T. et al. (1990). Progressive aphasia in a patient with Pick's disease. Neurology, 40, 620-626. Haaland, K. , & Wertz, R. T. (1976). Interhemispheric EEG activity in normal and aphasic adults. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 42, 827-833. Hayward, R. , Naeser, M. , & Zatz, L. M. (1977). Cranial computed tomography in aphasia. Radiology, 123, 653-660. Head, H. (1926). Aphasia and kindred disorders of speech. London: Cambridge University Press. Henschen, S.

As a consequence, a number of linguists became actively engaged in the study of aphasia, which came to be known as NEUROLINGUISTICS. , Alajouanine, Ombredane, & Durand, 1939; Kleist, 1934; Ombredane, 1926, 1933; Pick, 1913) had dealt with neurolinguistic problems in earlier years, the seminal figure in the field was Roman Jakobson. His monograph (Jakobson, 1941) comparing the phonemic disturbances in the utterances of aphasic patients to the speech of children and relating both to more general aspects of phonology had a profoundly stimulating effect on subsequent investigative work.

Patten, D. H. (1967). The use of radioactive isotopes in the localization of aphasia-producing lesions. Cortex, 3, 258-271. Benson, D. , Sheremata, W. , & Geschwind, N. (1973). Conduction aphasia. Archives of Neurology (Chicago), 28, 339-346. Benton, A. L. (1965). J. A. P. Gesner on aphasia. Medical History, 9, 54-60. Benton, A. L. (1977). The interplay of experimental and clinical approaches in brain lesion research. In S. ), Recovery from brain damage: Research and theory. New York: Plenum Press.

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