Disturbances of Higher Cortical Functions with Lesions of the Occipital and Occipitoparietal Regions

  • Aleksandr Romanovich Luria


In our account of the symptomatology of lesions of the temporal region we described pathological changes in hearing and in the complex forms of its organization through speech. When we turn to the subject of lesions of the occipital and occipitoparietal regions, we move to a different group of disturbances of the analytic-synthetic activity of the brain.


Visual Perception Arithmetical Operation Occipital Region Tactile Perception Lateral Geniculate Body 
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