Comparative Vertebrate Lateralization by Lesley J. Rogers,Richard Andrew

By Lesley J. Rogers,Richard Andrew

not seen as a attribute special to people, mind lateralization is taken into account a key estate of such a lot, if no longer all, vertebrates. This box of analysis offers an organization foundation from which to ascertain a couple of vital matters within the research of mind and behavior. This e-book takes a comparative and integrative method of lateralization in a variety of vertebrate species, together with people. It highlights version structures that experience proved valuable in elucidating the functionality, explanations, improvement, and evolution of lateralization. The e-book is prepared in 4 components, starting with the evolution of lateralization, relocating to its improvement, to its cognitive dimensions, and at last to its function in reminiscence. specialists in lateralization in reduce vertebrates, birds, non-primate mammals, and primates have contributed chapters during which they speak about their very own learn and look at its implications to people. The ebook is appropriate for researchers, graduates and complicated undergraduates in psychology, neuroscience and the behavioral sciences.

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