D o y o u a g r e e w ith h is s ta te m e n t e x p

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Unformatted text preview: r e a s o f th e c e r e b r a l c o r te x a n d th e fu n c tio n a l lo c a liz a tio n o f th e c e r e b r a l c o r te x , h e s ta te d th a t o u r k n o w le d g e o f th e c y to a r c h ite c tu r e o f th e h u m a n c e r e b r a l c o r te x h a s c o n tr ib u te d v e r y little to o u r u n d e r s ta n d in g o f th e n o r m a l fu n c tio n a l a c tiv ity o f th e c e r e b r a l c o r te x . D o y o u a g r e e w ith h is s ta te m e n t; e x p la in ? As the result of extensive histological research of B rodmann, Campbell, Economo, and the Vogts, it has been possible to divide the cerebral cortex into areas that have a different m ic r o s c o p ic a r r a n g e m e n t a n d d iffe r e n t ty p e s o f c e lls . T h e s e c o r tic a l m a p s a r e fu n d a m e n ta lly s im ila r a n d th e o n e p r o p o s e d b y B r o d m a n n i s u s e d w id e ly . B e c a u s e th e fu n c tio n a l s ig n ific a n c e o f m a n y a r e a s o f th e h u m a n c e r e b r a l c o r te x is n o t k n o w n , it h a s n o t...
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This note was uploaded on 08/24/2011 for the course NEUROSCIEN Neuroanato taught by Professor Skeen during the Fall '09 term at University of Delaware.

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