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By Harold Goodglass, Arthur Wingfield

Anomia is the shortcoming to entry spoken names for items, mainly linked to the aged or people with mind harm to the left hemisphere. Anomia bargains the state of the art overview of issues of naming, written by way of stated specialists from worldwide, approached from either scientific and theoretical viewpoints. Goodglass, recognized worldwide for his learn in aphasia and speech pathology, edits this primary booklet committed solely to naming and its problems. Wingfield is understood for his vintage reports of lexical processing in aphasic and basic audio system. The e-book comprises complete literature reports, a precis of proper learn information, in addition to astudy of modern advances in cognitive research and anatomic findings. Anomia is an immensely important paintings for all these concerned about the research of language, fairly 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 medical and theoretical viewpoints
  • Brings jointly the pinnacle researchers from the united states, England, and Italy

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