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Brain and language cerebral hemispheres and linguistic structure in mutual light by Roman Jakobson

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Published by Slavica Publishers in Columbus, Ohio .
Written in English


  • Language and languages -- Physiological aspects,
  • Brain -- Localization of functions,
  • Language disorders

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [42]-46.

StatementRoman Jakobson, with the assistance of Kathy Santilli.
SeriesNew York University Slavic papers ;, v. 4
ContributionsSantilli, Kathy, joint author.
LC ClassificationsQP399 .J34
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4165747M
ISBN 100893570680
LC Control Number80147719

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