Publisher: Garland Science (July 1, 1998)
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natural alexia was once the 1st particular type of got dyslexia (reading impairment brought on by mind harm) to were essentially pointed out; this was once performed by way of the French neurologist Dejerine greater than a century in the past. It has additionally been known as word-form blindness, alexia with out agraphia and, extra lately, letter-by-letter interpreting. regardless of its venerable heritage, it has now not been a lot studied intimately until eventually the prior decade, which has visible loads of learn on it. This quantity surveys fresh and present examine, with specific emphasis on 3 primary questions: what implications does this illness have for types of the conventional studying technique, what does it let us know in regards to the neuroanatomy of the examining process, and what does it let us know in regards to the language services of the best cerebral hemisphere?