Chapter 13. Basal Ganglia Lesions and Psychological Analyses of the Control of Voluntary Movement

  1. David Evered Organizer and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. Alan M. Wing1 and
  2. Ed Miller2

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720882.ch13

Ciba Foundation Symposium 107 - Functions of the Basal Ganglia

Ciba Foundation Symposium 107 - Functions of the Basal Ganglia

How to Cite

Wing, A. M. and Miller, E. (2008) Basal Ganglia Lesions and Psychological Analyses of the Control of Voluntary Movement, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 107 - Functions of the Basal Ganglia (eds D. Evered and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720882.ch13

Author Information

  1. 1

    MRC Applied Psychology Unit, 15 Chaucer Rd, Cambridge, CB2 2EF

  2. 2

    Department of Clinical Psychology, Addenbrookes Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1984

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272797778

Online ISBN: 9780470720882

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Keywords:

  • basal ganglia lesions;
  • psychological analyses;
  • voluntary movement;
  • psychological accounts;
  • parkinson's disease

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Pursuit Tracking

  • An Information Processing Model of Tracking (and Reaction Time)

  • Subtractive Logic Approach

  • The Decomposition Approach

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References

  • Final General Discussion

  • Local Regulation of Transmitter Release in the Basal Ganglia

  • The Subthalamic Nucleus

  • References