The Handbook of the Neuropsychology of Language, Volume 1&2

The Handbook of the Neuropsychology of Language, Volume 1&2

Editor(s): Miriam Faust

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012 01:02AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781444330403

Online ISBN: 9781118432501

DOI: 10.1002/9781118432501

Series Editor(s): David Mostofsky

About this Book

This handbook provides a comprehensive review of new developments in the study of the relationship between the brain and language, from the perspectives of both basic research and clinical neuroscience.

  • Includes contributions from an international team of leading figures in brain-language research
  • Features a novel emphasis on state-of-the-art methodologies and their application to the central questions in the brain-language relationship
  • Incorporates research on all parts of language, from syntax and semantics to spoken and written language
  • Covers a wide range of issues, including basic level and high level linguistic functions, individual differences, and neurologically intact and different clinical populations

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Language and Hemispheres: From Single-Word Recognition to Discourse

  2. Part II: Computational Modeling of Language

  3. Part III: Neural Correlates of Language Production and Comprehension

    1. Chapter 9

      Neural Correlates of Semantic Processing in Reading Aloud (pages 165–183)

      William W. Graves, Jeffrey R. Binder, Mark S. Seidenberg and Rutvik H. Desai

  4. Part IV: Coping with Higher-Level Processing: The Brain behind Figurative and Creative Language

  5. Part V: The Multilingual Brain

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  6. Part I: Neuropsychology of Language: Methods and Paradigms

  7. Part II: Neuropsychology of Language: Language Loss

    1. Chapter 33

      Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Aphasia Research (pages 679–699)

      Margaret A. Naeser, Paula I. Martin, Michael Ho, Ethan Treglia, Elina Kaplan, Errol H. Baker and Dr Alvaro Pascual-Leone

    2. Chapter 34

      Longitudinal Study of Recovery from Aphasia: The Case of Lexical Retrieval (pages 700–719)

      Patricia Marinaro Fitzpatrick, Loraine K. Obler, Avron Spiro and Lisa Tabor Connor

  8. Part III: Neuropsychology of Language: Developmental Language Disorders

    1. Chapter 42

      Dyslexia: The Brain Bases of Reading Impairments (pages 868–891)

      Ioulia Kovelman, Joanna A. Christodoulou and John D. E. Gabrieli

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