ERIC Number: EJ345568
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
The Use of Discourse Analysis in Neurolinguistics: Some Findings from the Narratives of Hemidecorticate Adolescents.
Newman, Jean E.; And Others
Topics in Language Disorders, v7 n1 p31-44 Dec 1986
The different functions of the brain hemispheres as they relate to discourse analysis of narratives are examined through review of studies of the narratives of hemidecorticate (a disconnection of the two brain hemispheres) adolescents. Focus is on the role of pragmatics, discourse processing, and the use of pronouns. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Narrative Discourse: Development and Disorders. For related information, see EC 191 220-227.