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Unformatted text preview: 2007-10-09Eating – portion sizes, North America vs. EuropeProject topics available on WebCT on Oct. 30th60 from text, 15 from Dr. Moran – 5 choices each3115 SSC – Psych resource centreBiological foundations1.Dysfunction arising from damage to the cortex – complexity and interconnections revealeda.Apraxias, agnosias, neglect2.Split Brain & Lateralization of Functiona.Specialization of function into two hemispheres with intimate connectivity (normally…)Split Brain ExperimentDominant Hand% smile on left% smile on rightRight9010Left5050Ambidextrous9010•Errors of experiment:oMulti genderedoParticipants not ‘blinded’ to purposeoGave different instructions to each person•Suggestions:oRight handed people are much more specializedoMore interconnections, even though there are some specializationsoMany ambidextrous (or left handed) people were at one time probably forced to be right handed...
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