PSYC326_7

PSYC326_7 - PSYC 326 NOTE Cont. The Forebrain forebrain...

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PSYC 326 – NOTE Cont. The Forebrain forebrain Telencephalon cerebral hemispheres cerebral cortex subcortical regions limbc system basal ganglia Cerebral Cortex sulci fissures gyri two thirds of cortex is hidden in folds gyri and folds triples the area of the cerebral cortex to 2360 cm 2 at 3 mm thick gray matter white matter sensory receiving areas primary visual cortex contralateral calcarine fissure primary auditory cortex lateral fissure primary somatosensory cortex contralateral central sulcus insular cortex motor area primary motor cortex contralateral remaining cortical areas association areas rostral to central sulcus planning and executing behaviors (acting) motor association cortex == premotor cortex control of movement prefrontal cortex plans and strategies caudal to central sulcus perceiving, learning and remembering (memories) sensory association cortex lobes frontal lobe parietal lobe temporal lobe occipital lobe lateralization of the hemispheres lateralized left hemisphere analysis of information extracts elements good at recognizing serial events and controlling sequences of behavior
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