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Contemporary Clinical Neuroscience

Translational Neuroscience of Speech and Language Disorders

Editors: Argyropoulos, Georgios P. D. (Ed.)

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  • The only edited volume explicitly dedicated to the translational neuroscience of speech and language disorders
  • Explicit distinction between acquired and neurodevelopmental disorders, given the substantial differences with respect to neuroplasticity and reorganization
  • Broad range of disorders discussed in the light of translational neuroscience, extending well beyond aphasia (including dysarthria, verbal dyspraxia, anomia, dyslexia, and pragmatic communication disorders)
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This book provides the first presentation of the state-of-the-art in the application of modern Neuroscience research in predicting, preventing and alleviating the negative sequelae of neurodevelopmental, acquired, or neurodegenerative brain abnormalities on speech and language. To this end, this edited volume brings together contributions from several leading experts in a markedly broad range of disciplines, comprising Neurology, Neurosurgery, Genetics, Engineering, Neuroimaging and Neurostimulation, Neuropsychology, and Speech and Language Therapy.

About the authors

Georgios P.D. Argyropoulos holds a PhD in Linguistics from the University of Edinburgh. He is an associate fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) and a chartered member of the British Psychological Society (CPsychol). He currently works as a postdoctoral researcher in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford. 

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Translational Neuroscience of Speech and Language Disorders: State of the Art

    Pages 1-4

    Argyropoulos, Georgios P. D.

  • Translational Neuroscience of Aphasia and Adult Language Rehabilitation

    Pages 5-20

    Kasselimis, Dimitrios S. (et al.)

  • Treatment and Intervention Approaches for the Improvement of Language Abilities in Neurodegenerative Diseases

    Pages 21-46

    Manouilidou, Christina (et al.)

  • Neural and Genetic Mechanisms of Dyslexia

    Pages 47-68

    Centanni, Tracy M.

  • The Role of Memory Systems in Neurodevelopmental Disorders of Language

    Pages 69-80

    Vogindroukas, Ioannis (et al.)

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eBook $139.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-35687-3
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-35686-6
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Translational Neuroscience of Speech and Language Disorders
Editors
  • Georgios P. D. Argyropoulos
Series Title
Contemporary Clinical Neuroscience
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-35687-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-35687-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-35686-6
Series ISSN
2627-535X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 290
Number of Illustrations
10 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour
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