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module6_pyschnotes_1_31_08 - Plasticity- the brains ability...

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Association Areas - areas of the cerebral cortex that are not involved in primary motor or sensory functions Language - Aphasia - Impairment of language use Broca’s Area - production of speech Wernicke’s Area - comprehension of speech Brain Reorganization
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Unformatted text preview: Plasticity- the brains ability to change and compensate for damage, but not re-grow Corpus Callosum Largest bundle of neural fibers Connects the two brain hemispheres Carries messages between hemispheres...
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