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Reading for Weeks 1 and 5 only
For example, you could read the sections of Zeki (1993) and the short review by Büchel (1998 online link from Birkbeck locations with Adobe acrobat -- see note on this software) on re-organization of cortical function in early blind subjects plus Büchel et al (1998: link as above) or Sadato et al (1998 link as above) for more detail on the brain-mapping studies of visual cortex function in during Braille reading.
Abstracts of a set of six individual papers published in the last 5 years is given below for more recent reference [see the table of journal availability for password access to Brain online outside Birkbeck]
Some brief extracts from Zeki (1993) were included in the handout.
last revised, 29-10-2002
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