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Associations between handedness and cerebral lateralisation for language: a comparison of three measures in children

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It has been known for many years that hand preference is associated with cerebral lateralisation for language, but the relationship is weak and indirect. It has been suggested that quantitative measures of differential hand skill or reaching preference may provide more valid measures than traditional inventories, but to date these have not been validated against direct measures of cerebral lateralisation. We investigated the associations of three different handedness assessments; 1) a hand pr...

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10.1371/journal.pone.0064876

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
Publisher:
Public Library of Science
Journal:
PloS ONE More from this journal
Volume:
8
Issue:
5
Pages:
ARTN e64876
Publication date:
2013-05-30
Acceptance date:
2013-04-18
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EISSN:
1932-6203
ISSN:
1932-6203
Language:
English
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uuid:1e52f71b-954a-4d7b-899d-93f9b1b6f9ad
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pubs:416688
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416688
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2013-11-17

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