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  1. Entranced by Story

    Brain, Tale and Teller, from Infancy to Old Age

    By Hugh Crago

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    We live in a world of stories; yet few of us pause to ask what stories actually are, why we consume them so avidly, and what they do for story makers and their audiences. This book focuses on the experiences that good stories generate: feelings of purposeful involvement, elevation, temporary loss...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Handedness and Brain Asymmetry

    The Right Shift Theory

    By Marian Annett

    Brain asymmetry for speech is moderately related to handedness but what are the rules?Are symmetries for hand and brain associated with characteristics such as intelligence, motor skill, spatial reasoning or skill at sports?In this follow up to the influential Left, Right Hand and Brain (1985)...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  3. Emotion Lateralisation Through the Lifespan

    Edited by Victoria J. Bourne, Dawn Watling, Lance Workman

    Series: Special Issues of Laterality

    A wide range of research explores patterns of lateralisation for processing emotion. Yet, relatively little explores how emotion lateralisation changes across the lifespan. This special issue addresses this gap in our understanding, focusing on what might influence the development of laterality for...

    Published November 21st 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. The Right Hand and the Left Hand of History

    A Special Issue of Laterality

    Edited by Chris McManus, Michael Nicholls, Giorgio Vallortigara

    Series: Special Issues of Laterality

    Left-handers have been described as "a people without a history". This special issue provides scholarly analyses of aspects of asymmetry in history, from the Renaissance to the 20th Century. Lauren Harris presents three studies describing: An 1811 American child-care manual for parents...

    Published February 22nd 2010 by Psychology Press

  5. Behavioural and Morphological Asymmetries in Amphibians and Reptiles: Proceedings of the 4th World Congress of Herpetology Satellite Symposium

    A Special Issue of Laterality

    Edited by Yegor Malashichev, Lesley J. Rogers

    Series: Special Issues of Laterality

    Lateralization of brain and behaviour is now considered a common feature for all vertebrates, from agnathans and fish to birds and mammals. An important place in this field of research is occupied by amphibians and reptiles - the key classes to understand evolution of lateralization of behaviour...

    Published July 25th 2002 by Psychology Press

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