Chapter 7. The Role of Subcortical Structures in Language: Clinico-Neuroradiological Studies of Brain-Damaged Subjects

  1. Barbara Dodd PhD,
  2. Ruth Campbell PhD and
  3. Linda Worrall PhD
  1. Bruce E Murdoch

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470699133.ch7

Evaluating Theories of Language: Evidence from Disordered Communication

Evaluating Theories of Language: Evidence from Disordered Communication

How to Cite

Murdoch, B. E. (2008) The Role of Subcortical Structures in Language: Clinico-Neuroradiological Studies of Brain-Damaged Subjects, in Evaluating Theories of Language: Evidence from Disordered Communication (eds B. Dodd, R. Campbell and L. Worrall), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470699133.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 23 SEP 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861560001

Online ISBN: 9780470699133

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Keywords:

  • corpus striatum;
  • subcortical lesions;
  • magnetic resonance imaging;
  • caudate nucleus;
  • globus pallidus

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Neuroanatomy of the Striato-Capsular Region and Thalamus

  • Language Disorders Associated with Subcortical Lesions

  • Role of Subcortical Structures in Language

  • Neuroanatomical Models of Subcortical Participation in Language

  • Limitations of Models of Subcortical Participation in Language

  • Conclusions

  • References