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Grammatical Complexity and Aphasic Speech (1958)

Harold Goodglass and J. Hunt

in Broca's Region

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195177640
eISBN:
9780199864799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195177640.003.0025
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter presents a paper published by Harold Goodglass in 1958. Goodglass was among the first psychologists to investigate aphasia, and he should most likely be credited with introducing ... More


Neuronal control of eye movements

Volker Henn

in Multisensory Control of Movement

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198547853
eISBN:
9780191724268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198547853.003.0010
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

This chapter discusses the problem of gaze control, and allows nonspecialists to go over a small didactic review concerning eye-movement subsystems. It deals with vestibular, visual, and other ... More


The dynamic memory model and the control of fast orienting movements

Jacques Droulez and Alain Berthoz

in Multisensory Control of Movement

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198547853
eISBN:
9780191724268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198547853.003.0141
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

The purpose of this chapter is to describe a theory concerning some of the neuronal operations involved in motor programming. Although this theory can be applied to movements in general, it is ... More


Neural processing of stereopsis as a function of viewing distance

Yves Trotter, Brigitte Stricanne, Simona Celebrini, Simon Thorpe, and Michel Imbert

in Multisensory Control of Movement

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198547853
eISBN:
9780191724268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198547853.003.0226
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

This chapter covers neural processing of stereopsis as a function of viewing distance. When we want to grasp an object, we need to know its position relative to other objects in the visual field, its ... More


Muscle Behavior May Solve Motor Coordination Problems

Neville Hogan and Ferdinando A. Mussa-lvaldi

in The Head-Neck Sensory Motor System

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195068207
eISBN:
9780199847198
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195068207.003.0022
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Like many biologic systems, one of the differentiating features of the head and neck is its mechanical intricacy. The head-neck system includes approximately thirty muscles; each spans multiple ... More


Organization of the Motor Nuclei Innervating Epaxial Muscles in the Neck and Back

Yuriko Sugiuchi and Yoshikazu Shinoda

in The Head-Neck Sensory Motor System

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195068207
eISBN:
9780199847198
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195068207.003.0036
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

The epaxial muscles are axial muscles innervated by the dorsal rami of the spinal nerves. These muscles demonstrate continued action in such a way as to counteract gravity in a decerebrate ... More


Electrophysiology and Pharmacology of Two Types of Neurons in the Medial Vestibular Nucleus and Nucleus Gigantocellularis of the Guinea Pig In Vitro

Mauro Serafin, Asaid Khateb, Catherine De Waele, Pierre Paul Vidal, and Michel Mühlethaler

in The Head-Neck Sensory Motor System

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195068207
eISBN:
9780199847198
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195068207.003.0038
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

The importance of intrinsic membrane properties in shaping the firing pattern of neurons in the mammalian central nervous system is well recognized. Despite a significant literature in vivo, neither ... More


Principles of dendritic integration

Nelson Spruston, Greg Stuart, and Michael Häusser

in Dendrites

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198745273
eISBN:
9780191819735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198745273.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Molecular and Cellular Systems

The primary role of neurons is to integrate incoming information conveyed by synaptic input and convert it into an output, usually in the form of action potentials. This process is called synaptic ... More


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