The Frontal Lobes Revisited
By Elkhonon Goldberg
February 01, 1990
Best known as a founding father of neuropsychology, Luria is remembered for his clinical approach, which in many ways foreshadowed and served as the basis for the currently popular "process approach" to neuropsychological diagnosis. Although he never completed the job of designing a general theory ...
By Susan E. Kohn
October 26, 2016
Over the past decade, questions about the clinical classification and experimental examination of aphasic patients have been raised. Growing doubts about the validity and reliability of standard clinical diagnoses have been responsible, in part, for the explosion of case studies in the ...
By Jason W. Brown, Jason W. Brown, Jason W. Brown
September 02, 2016
First Published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
By Mark Solms
November 24, 2015
In this book, Mark Solms chronicles a fascinating effort to systematically apply the clinico-anatomical method to the study of dreams. The purpose of the effort was to place disorders of dreaming on an equivalent footing with those of other higher mental functions such as the aphasias, apraxias, ...
By Barbara P. Uzzell, Henry H. Stonnington
October 01, 1996
Emotions, behaviors, thoughts, creations, planning, daily physical activities, and routines are programmed within our brains. To acquire these capacities, the brain takes time to fully develop--a process that may take the first 20 years of life. Disruptions of the brain involving neurons, axons, ...
By Anne-Lise Christensen, Barbara P. Uzzell
June 01, 1994
Most individuals with brain damage experience a curtailment or loss of lifestyle without rehabilitation. Improved methods and appropriately timed medical interventions now make it possible for more individuals to survive brain insults and to be assisted by rehabilitation neuropsychologists in ...