A Brain for Speech: A View from Evolutionary Neuroanatomy By Francisco Aboitiz
English | EPUB | 2017 | 505 Pages | ISBN : 1137540591 | 4.57 MB
This book discusses evolution of the human brain, the origin of speech and language. It covers past and present perspectives on the contentious issue of the acquisition of the language capacity. Divided into two parts, this insightful work covers several characteristics of the human brain including the language-specific network, the size of the human brain, its lateralization of functions and interhemispheric integration, in particular the phonological loop.