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Published: 20 September 2012

392 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195385373

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Spatial Representation

From Gene to Mind

Barbara Landau and James E. Hoffman

Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

  • Presents a new speculative theory/hypothesis emphasizing the role of developmental timing in the emergence of spatial cognitive systems
  • Stresses normal development as a framework to evaluate development in genetically impaired populations
  • Emphasizes theoretical framework of cognitive specialization within the broader context of spatial cognition
  • Provides comprehensive experiments comparing the profile of people with WS with that of normally developing children across a wide age range

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