The Study of Dyslexia by Martin Turner (Editor), John Rack (Editor)

By Martin Turner (Editor), John Rack (Editor)

The examine of Dyslexia goals to make more than a few study views to be had and obtainable in one position. not just does it introduce vital study findings which may be strange to many, it additionally integrates them in a much-needed synthesis of information from diversified contributing disciplines. given that all people prefers to appreciate what they're doing, this theoretical account of the $64000 components in dyslexia may be of curiosity and relevance to the various execs practicing during this box.

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Despite the interpretative difficulties, recent research with adult dyslexics clearly points to some abnormality of function in certain regions of the left 40 Alan A. Beaton hemisphere. Rumsey et al. (1992) reported that in comparison with 14 control subjects and resting levels, 14 dyslexic men showed reduced activation at the left temporo-parietal region in response to a simple task in which they had to press a button if two words rhymed. However, the dyslexics showed increased activation at the right temporal region.

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