Contemporary Reviews in Neuropsychology

  • Harry A. Whitaker

Part of the Springer Series in Neuropsychology book series (SSNEUROPSYCHOL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. John L. Bradshaw, Jane M. Pierson-Savage, Norman C. Nettleton
    Pages 1-35
  3. William W. Beatty, Alexander I. Tröster
    Pages 77-108
  4. Amy M. Bihrle, Hiram H. Brownell, Howard Gardner
    Pages 109-126
  5. Guido Gainotti
    Pages 127-158
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 159-172

About this book


Contemporary Reviews in Neuropsychology arrays the most current research on hemispheric specialization of the brain. Special attention is given to the functioning of the right hemisphere in the processing of spatial and sequential information. Among the topics discussed are the nature of hemisphere asymmetries, lexical processing, spatial memory, and humor and the right hemisphere.


attention brain cognition cortex memory neuropharmacology neuropsychology psychology

Editors and affiliations

  • Harry A. Whitaker
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeuroscienceUniversity of North Dakota School of MedicineFargoUSA
  2. 2.Cognitive Neuroscience Research ProgramThe Neuropsychiatric InstituteFargoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-8347-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-3780-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1431-8571
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