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By Martin Ball, Jack Damico

ISBN-10: 0203962559

ISBN-13: 9780203962558

ISBN-10: 1841696706

ISBN-13: 9781841696706

This booklet offers a suite of innovative paintings from prime researchers and clinicians all over the world on more than a few themes inside scientific Aphasiology. despite the fact that, greater than this, the amount is usually a tribute to Chris Code, one of many most efficient students within the box. Professor Code has made a galvanizing impression at the box: as a savant, a motivator and an impresario of traits that have led to a number of major advancements within the box. within the first bankruptcy of this publication the editors define the substantial contributions Chris Code has made to the world. the rest contents were divided into 3 major ways to the research of aphasia, reflecting Professor Code’s personal pursuits. First are the contributions that fall lower than the heading of Conceptual concerns. those are more often than not interdisciplinary in nature, spanning linguistics, phonetics, psychology and neurology, in addition to social points of communique issues. the second one element of the e-book offers with learn issues, with chapters starting from how the examine of disrupted conversation can tell versions of standard language processing, via tone construction and processing in audio system with aphasia, to anomia and innovative multifocal leukoencephalopathy. each one of those chapters explores varied facets of analysis technique, together with quantitative and qualitative learn. the ultimate element of the gathering bargains with medical concerns; the chapters the following hide counselling, automated education, cultural and linguistic range in aphasia, correct hemisphere issues, and communique difficulties within the dementias. scientific Aphasiology may be a useful device for either scholars and practitioners in speech and language pathology, psychology, neurology, and similar fields.

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However, his impressive publication record represents only a fraction of his accomplishment in the field. For even if Chris Code had not published extensively himself, his influence would still be profound. Influence is an interesting phenomenon. One cannot always anticipate how much influence an individual might have in any given field. Often, those with large numbers of publications or other quantifiable indices may have little or no impact on a given field, while an individual with one powerful idea or a galvanizing personality may act as a catalyst for significant change.

While still uncertain about the contribution of the right hemisphere to language rehabilitation (Code, 1994b; Code & Joanette, 2003), he has presented data suggesting that some preserved utterances (formulaic expressions) noted in severely impaired individuals with aphasia may be processed in the right hemisphere (Code, 1996, 1997c) and that the right hemisphere does play a role in the creation and functioning of some discourse elements (Code, 1996) and in other forms of symbolic processing in individuals with aphasia (Cowell, Egan, Code, Harasty, & Watson, 2000).

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