ERIC Number: EJ541188
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Beyond Broca's and Wernicke's Areas: A New Perspective on the Neurobiology of Language.
Issues in Applied Linguistics, v3 n2 p213-33 Dec 1992
Proposes a neurobiological model in which a greater number of brain structures than previously indicated are involved in language functions, with particular reference to second language learning. The study examines three areas of the brain rarely associated with language: the anterior cingulate gyrus, the prefrontal cortex, and the basal temporal language area. (43 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Neurobiology of Language.