Chapter 11. Social Cognition Following Prefrontal Cortical Lesions

  1. Martin Brüne2,
  2. Hedda Ribbert2 and
  3. Wulf Schiefenhövel3,4
  1. Robin G. Morris,
  2. Jessica Bramham and
  3. Andrea Rowe

Published Online: 1 SEP 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0470867221.ch11

The Social Brain: Evolution and Pathology

The Social Brain: Evolution and Pathology

How to Cite

Morris, R. G., Bramham, J. and Rowe, A. (2003) Social Cognition Following Prefrontal Cortical Lesions, in The Social Brain: Evolution and Pathology (eds M. Brüne, H. Ribbert and W. Schiefenhövel), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470867221.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Centre for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Bochum, Alexandrinenstrasse 1–3, D-44791 Bochum, Germany

  2. 3

    Human Ethology Group, Max-Planck-Society, Andechs, Centre for Human Sciences, University of Munich, Germany

  3. 4

    Human Ethology Group, Max-Planck-Society, Von-der-Tann-Strasse 3, D-82346 Andechs, Germany

Author Information

  1. Neuropsychology Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 SEP 2003
  2. Published Print: 14 MAR 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470849606

Online ISBN: 9780470867228

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Prefrontal Cortex

  • Theory of Mind and Frontal Lobe Brain Lesions

  • Emotion Expression Recognition and Frontal Lobe Brain Lesions

  • Insight into Social Deficits

  • Conclusions

  • References