Chapter 9: Brain Damage and Neuroplasticity- Can the Brain Recover from Damage?
The study of the human brain increases our understanding of the healthy brain, and it serves as a
basis for the development of new treatments.
The Ironic case of Professor P
Chapter 7: Mechanisms of Perception- Hearing, Touch, Smell, Taste, and Attention
Exteroceptive sensory systems: the auditory, somatosensory (touch),
olfactory, and gustatory (taste) systems.
1. Principles of Sensory System Organization
Primary sensory c
Chapter 8: The Sensorimotor System- How You Move
1. Three Principles of Sensorimotor Function
The Sensorimotor System is Hierarchically Organized
The operation of the sensorimotor system is directed by commands that cascade down
through levels of hierar
Chapter 10 (Pgs. 269-274, 284-294)
11.1 Amnesic Effects of Bilateral Medial Temporal Lobectomy
H.M., a man who in 1953, at the age of 27, had the medial portions of his temporal lobes removed
for the treatment of a severe case of epilepsy.