Lecture 4

Lecture 4 - they can often sing very well karl wernicke...

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Cognitive Neuroscience, Neuropsychology and other cool brain stuff -Cognitive neuroscience -neuropsychology Broca: Broca's area: responsible for language production brocas aphasia- lack of sentence and language completement -hestiant speech -functional words omitted they understand the speech of others, difficult at generating coherent speech cant write very well (impaired like their speech)
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Unformatted text preview: they can often sing very well karl wernicke wernickes area: comprehension (most on left side of brain) wernicke aphasia: doesnt have comprehension -speech is fluent, but poor comprehension-difficulty naming objects-incorrect use of words-usually cant write brocas are aware they have a problem, wernickes isnt aware that they have a problem...
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