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Language dominance, handedness and sex: recessive X-linkage theory and test.

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The possibility is investigated that cerebral dominance for language and handedness share a common X-linkage and that the relation between the two is therefore a function of sex. In particular, an X-linked recessive account is shown to predict an overall configuration of language dominance, handedness and sex within which there is a sex effect in the pattern of language dominance among right-handed but not left-handed people. The recent accurate determination of cerebral dominance among relat...

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Journal:
Cortex; a journal devoted to the study of the nervous system and behavior
Volume:
46
Issue:
6
Pages:
781-786
Publication date:
2010-06-05
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EISSN:
1973-8102
ISSN:
0010-9452
URN:
uuid:a40e065d-0ed9-4904-bfbe-3f2ccbb772a0
Source identifiers:
58658
Local pid:
pubs:58658

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