By Harold Goodglass, Arthur Wingfield
Anomia is the lack to entry spoken names for gadgets, traditionally linked to the aged or people with mind harm to the left hemisphere. Anomia deals the cutting-edge overview of issues of naming, written via stated specialists from worldwide, approached from either scientific and theoretical viewpoints. Goodglass, recognized world wide for his study in aphasia and speech pathology, edits this primary e-book committed solely to naming and its problems. Wingfield is understood for his vintage stories of lexical processing in aphasic and basic audio system. The e-book contains entire literature stories, a precis of appropriate learn info, in addition to astudy of modern advances in cognitive research and anatomic findings. Anomia is an immensely necessary paintings for all these inquisitive about the learn of language, really these in cognitive neuroscience, neurology, speech pathology, and linguistics.
- Devoted totally to naming and its disorders
- Includes updated descriptions of advances in cognitive analysis
- Contains ways from either scientific and theoretical viewpoints
- Brings jointly the pinnacle researchers from the united states, England, and Italy
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