Neuroscience 6e Chapter 33 Outline

Speech and Language

Overview

Representation of Language in the Brain Aphasias

BOX 33A The Generation of Speech

CLINICAL APPLICATIONS: Clinical Presentations of Aphasia

An Ingenious Confirmation of Language Lateralization

BOX 33B Language and Handedness

The Search for Anatomical Differences between the Hemispheres

Mapping Language Functions

The Role of the Right Hemisphere in Language Genes and Language

Sign Language

A Critical Period for Language Acquisition

Reading and Dyslexia

BOX 33C Learned Vocal Communication in Birds

Do Other Animals Have Language?