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7. Language and linguistic capacities generally

Bates, E, Thal, D, Trauner, D, Fenson, J, Aram, D, Eisele, J and Nass, R (1997) From first words to grammar in children with focal brain injury. Developmental Neuropsychology, Vol.13, No.3, Pp.275-343.

Connolly, JF and Phillips, NA (1994) Event-related potential components reflect phonological and semantic processing of the terminal word of spoken sentences. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, Vol.6, No.3, Pp.256-266.

Dehaene-Lambertz, G. (2000). Cerebral specialization for speech and non-speech stimuli in infants. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 12(3), 449-460.

DeVos KJ, Wyllie E, Geckler C, Kotagal P and Comair Y (1995) Language dominance in patients with early childhood tumors near left hemisphere language areas.. Neurology, Feb;45(2):349-356. (when there are tumors near language areas in childhood, it seems as though language areas move to adjacent areas in the left hemisphere, rather than over to the right hemisphere). .

Eden, GF, Vanmeter, JW, Rumsey, JM, Maisog, JM, Woods, RP and Zeffiro, TA (1996) Abnormal processing of visual motion in dyslexia revealed by functional brain imaging. Nature, Vol.382, No.6586, Pp.66-69.

Frost, JA, Binder, JR, Springer, JA, Hammeke, TA, Bellgowan, PSF, Rao, SM, Cox, RW (1999) Language processing is strongly left lateralized in both sexes - evidence from functional mri. Brain, Vol.122, No.Pt2, Pp.199-208.

Hillis, AE and Caramazza, A (1995) Representation of grammatical categories of words in the brain. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, Vol.7, No.3, Pp.396-407.

Knecht, S., Deppe, M., Drager, B., Bobe, L., Lohmann, H., Ringelstein, E. B., & Henningsen, H. (2000). Language lateralization in healthy right- handers. Brain, 123, 74-81.

Knecht, S., Drager, B., Floel, A., Lohmann, H., Breitenstein, C., Deppe, M., Henningsen, H., & Ringelstein, E. B. (2001). Behavioural relevance of atypical language lateralization in healthy subjects. Brain, 124, 1657-1665.

MacWhinney, B (1998) Models of the emergence of language. Annual Review of Psychology, Vol.49, Pp.199-227.

Moore, CJ, Price, CJ (1999) A functional neuroimaging study of the variables that generate category-specific object processing differences. Brain, Vol.122, No.Pt5, Pp.943-962.

Musso M, Weiller C, Kiebel S, Muller SP, Bulau P, Rijntjes M (1999) Training-induced brain plasticity in aphasia.. Brain, Sep;122 (Pt 9):1781-90 . [possible link to this paper]

Neville, HJ, Bavelier, D, Corina, D, Rauschecker, J, Karni, A, Lalwani, A, Braun, A, Clark, V, Jezzard, P and Turner, R (1998) Cerebral organization for language in deaf and bearing subjects: biological constraints and effects of experience. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol.95, No.3, Pp.922-929.

Neville, HJ, Coffey, SA, Lawson, DS, Fischer, A, Emmorey, K and Bellugi, U (1997) Neural systems mediating american sign language: effects of sensory experience and age of acquisition. Brain and Language, Vol.57, No.3, Pp.285-308. pdf online    

Petitto, L. A., Zatorre, R. J., Gauna, K., Nikelski, E. J., Dostie, D., & Evans, A. C. (2000). Speech-like cerebral activity in profoundly deaf people processing signed languages: Implications for the neural basis of human language. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 97(25), 13961-13966. [possible link to this paper]

Polk, TA and Farah, MJ (1998) The neural development and organization of letter recognition: evidence from functional neuroimaging, computational modeling, and behavioral studies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol.95, No.3, Pp.847-852.  (link to html online)

Rizzolatti, G, Arbib, MA (1998) Language within our grasp. Trends in Neurosciences, Vol.21, No.5, Pp.188-194. [possible link to this paper]

Saykin AJ, Johnson SC, Flashman LA, Mcallister TW, Sparling M, Darcey TM ,Moritz CH, Guerin SJ, Weaver J, Mamourian A (1999) Functional differentiation of medial temporal and frontal regions involved in processing novel and familiar words: an fmri study.. Brain, Oct;122(Pt 10):1963-1971 .

Vargha-Khadem F, Carr LJ, Isaacs E, Brett E, Adams C and Mishkin M (1997) Onset of speech after left hemispherectomy in a nine-year- old boy. Brain, Jan;120( Pt 1): 159-182 ( link to journal article if pdf available

Willmes, K, Poeck, K (1993) To what extent can aphasic syndromes be localized? Brain, Vol.116, No.6, pp.1527-1540


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