[Neuroscience] Re: Good book about left brain/right brain

r norman via neur-sci%40net.bio.net (by r_s_norman from _comcast.net)
Sat Oct 20 11:59:51 EST 2007


On Sat, 20 Oct 2007 09:40:52 -0700, Scott H <zinites_page from yahoo.com>
wrote:

>In your opinion, what's the best book out there on brain function
>lateralization and the overall differences between the left and right
>hemispheres of the brain?
>
>I'm looking for something that's based on verified fact, not
>speculation.

You should start with Michael  Gazzaniga, a pioneer in split brain
studies.  See his essay at

http://cwx.prenhall.com/bookbind/pubbooks/morris4/medialib/readings/split.html
and see the reading he  suggests.

See, also

http://neuropsychological.blogspot.com/2005/08/well-worth-reading-dr-michael.html
and try to get the Nature paper cited.

and
http://www.psych.ucsb.edu/people/faculty/gazzaniga/publications/publications.php




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