The Resource The Exceptional brain : neuropsychology of talent and special abilities, edited by Loraine K. Obler, Deborah Fein foreword by Howard Gardner

The Exceptional brain : neuropsychology of talent and special abilities, edited by Loraine K. Obler, Deborah Fein foreword by Howard Gardner

Label
The Exceptional brain : neuropsychology of talent and special abilities
Title
The Exceptional brain
Title remainder
neuropsychology of talent and special abilities
Statement of responsibility
edited by Loraine K. Obler, Deborah Fein foreword by Howard Gardner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP398
LC item number
.E93 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
BF 431
NLM item number
E96 1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Obler, Loraine K
  • Fein, Deborah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intellect
  • Ability
  • Genius
  • Neuropsychology
  • Aptitude
  • Intelligence
  • Neuropsychology
  • Intelligence
  • Aptitude
  • Génie
  • Neuropsychologie
  • Neuropsychologie
  • Hoogbegaafdheid
  • Génie
  • Intelligence
  • Neuropsychologie
  • Begabung
  • Neuropsychologie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Intelligenz
  • Fähigkeit
Label
The Exceptional brain : neuropsychology of talent and special abilities, edited by Loraine K. Obler, Deborah Fein foreword by Howard Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Neuropsychological study of talent : a developing field / Deborah Fein and Loraine K. Obler -- Calculating prodigies / Steven B. Smith -- Neuropsychological perspectives on mathematical talent / Camilla Persson Benbow -- Hyperlexia : a review of extraordinary word recognition / Dorothy M. Aram and Jane M. Healy -- A neuropsychological substrate for talent in second-language acquisition / Eta I. Schneiderman and Chantal Desmarais -- The varieties of musical talent / Tedd Judd -- The chess mind / Lee D. Cranberg and Martin L. Albert -- Superior memory performance and mnemonic encoding / Evan Brown and Kenneth Deffenbacher -- Superior memory : perspectives from the neuropsychology of memory disorders / Marlene Oscar-Berman
  • The characteristics of eidetic imagery / Ralph Norman Haber and Lyn R. Haber -- Where is eidetic imagery? : speculations on its psychophysical and neurophysiological locus / Jeremy M. Wolfe -- Trilingual hyperlexia / Yvan Lebrun, Claudie Van Endert, and Henri Szliwowski -- Elly : a study in contrasts / Lola Bogyo and Ronald Ellis -- Case study of a musical "mono-savant" : a cognitive-psychological focus / Neil Charness, Jane Clifton, and Lyle MacDonald -- Talent in foreign languages : a case study / Loriana Novoa, Deborah Fein, and Loraine K. Obler -- A portrait of the artist as a brain-damaged patient / Avraham Schweiger -- Paul : a musically gifted autistic boy / Dorothy Lucci [and others]
  • Extraordinary visual memory and pattern perception in an autistic boy / Lynn Waterhouse -- Is superior visual memory a component of superior drawing ability? / Elizabeth Rosenblatt and Ellen Winner -- The special talent of grammar acquisition / Susan Curtiss -- An association of special abilities with juvenile manic-depressive illness / G. Robert DeLong and Ann L. Aldershof -- Expertise in chess, music, and physics : a cognitive perspective / Neil Charness -- Anomalous calculating abilities and the computer architecture of the brain / Steven Matthysse and Steven Greenberg -- What's exceptional about exceptional abilities? / K. Anders Ericsson and Irene A. Faivre
  • Special talents of autistic savants / Bernard Rimland and Deborah Fein -- Speculations on the neuroanatomical substrate of special talents / Lynn Waterhouse
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 522 pages
Isbn
9780898627015
Lccn
86027136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14719594
  • (OCoLC)ocm14719594
Label
The Exceptional brain : neuropsychology of talent and special abilities, edited by Loraine K. Obler, Deborah Fein foreword by Howard Gardner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Neuropsychological study of talent : a developing field / Deborah Fein and Loraine K. Obler -- Calculating prodigies / Steven B. Smith -- Neuropsychological perspectives on mathematical talent / Camilla Persson Benbow -- Hyperlexia : a review of extraordinary word recognition / Dorothy M. Aram and Jane M. Healy -- A neuropsychological substrate for talent in second-language acquisition / Eta I. Schneiderman and Chantal Desmarais -- The varieties of musical talent / Tedd Judd -- The chess mind / Lee D. Cranberg and Martin L. Albert -- Superior memory performance and mnemonic encoding / Evan Brown and Kenneth Deffenbacher -- Superior memory : perspectives from the neuropsychology of memory disorders / Marlene Oscar-Berman
  • The characteristics of eidetic imagery / Ralph Norman Haber and Lyn R. Haber -- Where is eidetic imagery? : speculations on its psychophysical and neurophysiological locus / Jeremy M. Wolfe -- Trilingual hyperlexia / Yvan Lebrun, Claudie Van Endert, and Henri Szliwowski -- Elly : a study in contrasts / Lola Bogyo and Ronald Ellis -- Case study of a musical "mono-savant" : a cognitive-psychological focus / Neil Charness, Jane Clifton, and Lyle MacDonald -- Talent in foreign languages : a case study / Loriana Novoa, Deborah Fein, and Loraine K. Obler -- A portrait of the artist as a brain-damaged patient / Avraham Schweiger -- Paul : a musically gifted autistic boy / Dorothy Lucci [and others]
  • Extraordinary visual memory and pattern perception in an autistic boy / Lynn Waterhouse -- Is superior visual memory a component of superior drawing ability? / Elizabeth Rosenblatt and Ellen Winner -- The special talent of grammar acquisition / Susan Curtiss -- An association of special abilities with juvenile manic-depressive illness / G. Robert DeLong and Ann L. Aldershof -- Expertise in chess, music, and physics : a cognitive perspective / Neil Charness -- Anomalous calculating abilities and the computer architecture of the brain / Steven Matthysse and Steven Greenberg -- What's exceptional about exceptional abilities? / K. Anders Ericsson and Irene A. Faivre
  • Special talents of autistic savants / Bernard Rimland and Deborah Fein -- Speculations on the neuroanatomical substrate of special talents / Lynn Waterhouse
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 522 pages
Isbn
9780898627015
Lccn
86027136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14719594
  • (OCoLC)ocm14719594

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