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Human Cognition Neuropsychology: A Textbook with Readings
This textbook augments the first edition through the inclusion of a set of reseach and review papers selected by the authors to supplement the contents of each chapter by providing a discussion of research issues and detailed investigation of individual cases.
Published December 1st 1996 by Psychology Press (UK)
(first published 1988)
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Very valuable in terms of describing the many brain damage studies that form the basis of neuropsychology, although I am not sure if recent editions have been upodated. I used the text extensively in the 1990s, and found it very useful in many ways. Of course, the basic premise is that specific brain areas are involved in various cognitive and behavioral disorders, and the proof cited is powerful and compelling. Be it how the amygdala influence emotion of the parietal lobes are involved in ...more