Psychology

Research and Reference Titles

Neuropsychology and Language Disorders

  1. Developmental Neuropsychology

    By Janna Glozman

    Series: Explorations in Developmental Psychology

    Developmental Neuropsychology draws upon the research of Alexander Luria and Lev Vygotsky to present a comprehensive study of developmental neuropsychology from a Russian, and Western perspective. Janna Glozman offers a fresh and accessible analysis of Luria and Vygotsky’s collaboration, which...

    Published December 12th 2012 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. Errorless Learning and Rehabilitation of Language and Memory Impairments

    Edited by Paul Conroy, Matthew A. Lambon Ralph

    Series: Special Issues of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    This special issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation brings together seven newly published studies from a range of invited international researchers in the fields of language and memory disorders and their rehabilitation. The studies address a range of current themes within these fields....

    Published September 2nd 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. Pharmacology and Aphasia

    Edited by Marcelo L. Berthier, Guadalupe Davila

    This book provides clinicians and researchers with the current state-of-the-art on the pharmacological treatment of aphasia. The focus is on the role of different pharmacological agents to improve aphasia associated with stroke and to attenuate language dissolution in degenerative conditions like...

    Published November 28th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Short-term and Working Memory Impairments in Aphasia

    Data, Models, and their Application to Rehabilitation

    Edited by Nadine Martin, Jamie Reilly

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    Research in language processing and language impairment has focused extensively on elements of linguistic representation that are accessed and retrieved in comprehension, repetition and production of words and sentences. These studies have provided important information about the effects of...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Psychology Press

  6. The Assessment, Evaluation and Rehabilitation of Everyday Memory Problems

    Selected papers of Barbara A. Wilson

    By Barbara A. Wilson

    Series: World Library of Psychologists

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest work—extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings and their major theoretical and practical contributions. This volume of self-selected papers...

    Published November 12th 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. The Science of Aphasia Rehabilitation

    Edited by Chris Code, Donald B. Freed

    This book examines the rehabilitation of language disorders in adults, presenting new research, as well as expert insights and perspectives, into this area. The first chapter presents a study on personalised cueing to enhance word finding. Cynthia K. Thompson and her colleagues contribute a chapter...

    Published September 21st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Unusual Productions in Phonology

    Universals and Language-Specific Considerations

    Edited by Mehmet Yavas

    Series: Language and Speech Disorders

    The universalist view that acquisition of phonology is guided by universal principles has been the dominant position for decades. More recently, an alternative view has brought into focus the relationship between developmental markedness and language-specific input frequencies. With...

    Published November 11th 2014 by Psychology Press