left vs. right hemisphere

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Sun Dec 1 01:27:02 EST 2002


"denis" <altden*nospam*@hotmail.com> wrote in message news:<r0CC9.11219$We5.2472 at nwrddc04.gnilink.net>...
> Can anyone please point me to a simply-put paper about studies confirmeing
> or denying differences between left and right hemispheres of the brain? If
> you can think of a better place to ask please let me know as well.
>   There are plenty of statement in the (non-scientific) press like "left
> part of the brain is responsible for feelings and right for logic", and i
> would like to know whether this is just a speculation or there is some
> ground to it.
> 
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Although it may be a bit outdated for you, I suggest the book BRAIN
ASYMMETRY, edited by Richard J. Davidson and Kenneth Hugdahl. It was
published in 1995 by the MIT Press.



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