Chapter 18. Awareness and Theory of Mind in Dementia

  1. Martin Brüne3,
  2. Hedda Ribbert3 and
  3. Wulf Schiefenhövel4,5
  1. Sergio E. Starkstein1,2 and
  2. María Laura Garau1

Published Online: 1 SEP 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0470867221.ch18

The Social Brain: Evolution and Pathology

The Social Brain: Evolution and Pathology

How to Cite

Starkstein, S. E. and Garau, M. L. (2003) Awareness and Theory of Mind in Dementia, 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.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 3

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

  2. 4

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

  3. 5

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Buenos Aires Neuropsychiatric Center, Ciudad de la Paz 1808, 4th Floor, 1428 Buenos Aires, Argentina

  2. 2

    University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

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:

  • Deficits of Awareness in Dementia

  • Theory of Mind and Pragmatic Abilities in Dementia

  • Conclusions

  • References