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Title The changing nervous system : neurobehavioral consequences of early brain disorders / edited by Sarah H. Broman, Jack M. Fletcher
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1999


Description 1 online resource (xix, 403 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents 11. Neuroplasticity: Evidence from Unilateral Brain Lesions in Children / Dorothy M. Aram. 12. Continuity and Change in the Development of Children with Autism / Marian Sigman and Norman Kim
13. Biological and Behavioral Heterogeneity in Autism: Roles of Pleiotropy and Epigenesis / Eric Courchesne, Rachel Yeung-Courchesne and Karen Pierce -- pt. IV. Interventions
14. Issues in Developing Effective Interventions / Susan H. Landry. 15. Pervasive Developmental Disorders: Listening Training and Language Abilities / Michael M. Merzenich, Gabrielle Saunders and William M. Jenkins / [and others]
2. Effects of Differential Experience on Brain and Cognition Throughout the Life Span / Mark R. Rosenzweig
3. Experience and Plasticity in Brain Structure: Possible Implications of Basic Research Findings for Developmental Disorders / William T. Greenough, James E. Black and Anna Klintsova / [and others]
6. Immature Visual Cortex Lesions: Global Rewiring, Neural Adaptations, and Behavioral Sparing / Bertram R. Payne -- pt. III. Neurodevelopmental Course of Early Brain Disorders
7. Role of the Corpus Callosum in the Cognitive Development of Children with Congenital Brain Malformations / H. Julia Hannay, Jack M. Fletcher and Michael E. Brandt
8. Functional Consequences of Congenital Cerebellar Dysmorphologies and Acquired Cerebellar Lesions of Childhood / Maureen Dennis, C. Ross Hetherington and Brenda J. Spiegler / [and others]
9. Recovery from Acquired Reading and Naming Deficits Following Focal Cerebral Lesions / Barry Gordon, Dana Boatman and Ronald p. Lesser / [and others]. 10. Plasticity, Localization, and Language Development / Elizabeth Bates
pt. I. Shaping the Central Nervous System. 1. Wiring the Brain: Activity-Dependent and Activity-Independent Development of Synaptic Circuits / Phillip G. Nelson and Roger Davenport
pt. II. Mechanisms of Reorganization. 4. Structural Changes Underlying Long-Term Memory / Craig H. Bailey. 5. Role of Intrinsic Circuitry in Motor Cortex Plasticity / Asaf Keller
pt. V. Conclusions. 16. Development, Learning, and Neuroplasticity: Where We Are Now / Bennett A. Shaywitz
Summary Part I SHAPING THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. 1. Wiring the Brain: Activity Dependent and Activity Independent Development of Synaptic Circuits, Philip G. Nelson, Roger Davenport. 2. Effects of Differential Experience on Brain and Cognition Throughout the Life Span, Mark R. Rosenzweig. 3. Experience and Plasticity in Brain Structure: Possible Implications of Basic Research Finding For Developmental Disorders, William T. Greenough, James E. Black, Anna Klintsova, Kathy E. Bates, Ivan Jeanne Weiler. Part II MECHANISMS OF REORGANIZATION. 4. Structural Changes Underlying Long-Term Memory, Craig H. Ba
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Pediatric neurology.
Developmental neurobiology.
Developmental disabilities.
Nervous system -- Growth.
Brain -- Diseases.
Brain Diseases
Brain Diseases -- complications
Brain Injuries -- complications
Brain Injuries
Cognition Disorders -- etiology
Developmental Disabilities -- etiology
Developmental Disabilities
Neuronal Plasticity
children (people by age group)
MEDICAL -- Pediatrics.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Children's Health.
Brain -- Diseases
Developmental disabilities
Developmental neurobiology
Nervous system -- Growth
Pediatric neurology
Cerebrale stoornissen.
Form Electronic book
Author Broman, Sarah H.
Fletcher, Jack, 1952-
LC no. 98045750
ISBN 9780198028451