TITLE

A Review of Measures of Lateralized Cerebral Hemispheric Functions

AUTHOR(S)
McNeil, Malcom R.; Hamre, C. E.
PUB. DATE
June 1974
SOURCE
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Jun/Jul1974, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p375
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Due to renewed interest in lateralized cerebral hem/spheric functions (cerebral dominance), the authors review the history and current status of six areas of inquiry relevant to this topic: (1) Autopsy Studies, (2) Handedness Correlates, (3) Cortico-anatomical Techniques, (4) Intracarotid Sodium Amytal Technique, (5) Dichotic Techniques, and (6) Dichoptic Techniques. The final two categories are of particular interest because of the potential they offer for clarifying key issues pertinent to the nature and remediation of language and learning disabilities.
ACCESSION #
18962883

 

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