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Apraxia in left-handers

in Apraxia: The Cognitive side of motor control

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199591510
eISBN:
9780191756344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199591510.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

In typical right-handers apraxia is predominantly bound to left-hemisphere lesions. This lateralization corresponds with that of language and that of motor control of the dominant hand. In ... More


Music, Speech, and Handedness: How Being Left-Handed or Right-Handed Can Make a Difference

Diana Deutsch

in Musical Illusions and Phantom Words: How Music and Speech Unlock Mysteries of the Brain

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190206833
eISBN:
9780190056568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190206833.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Music Psychology

Chapter 1 reviews the history of thought concerning specialization of function in the brain, particularly regarding speech and music. This history begins in the nineteenth century with the work of ... More


Some Musical Illusions Are Discovered

Diana Deutsch

in Musical Illusions and Phantom Words: How Music and Speech Unlock Mysteries of the Brain

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190206833
eISBN:
9780190056568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190206833.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Music Psychology

Chapter 2 focuses on musical illusions that involve stereo sounds that were discovered by the author. These are described and demonstrated as sound examples. In each illusion, two simultaneous ... More


Musical Illusions and Phantom Words: How Music and Speech Unlock Mysteries of the Brain

Diana Deutsch

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190206833
eISBN:
9780190056568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190206833.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Music Psychology

In this groundbreaking synthesis of art and science, Diana Deutsch, one of the world’s leading experts on the psychology of music, shows how illusions of music and speech – many of which she ... More


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