[Computing function and its representation in the parietal cortex in humans and animals].

@article{Varga2008ComputingFA,
  title={[Computing function and its representation in the parietal cortex in humans and animals].},
  author={Marta E. Alonso de La Varga and Oksana Pavlova and S. V. Nosova},
  journal={Zhurnal vysshei nervnoi deiatelnosti imeni I P Pavlova},
  year={2008},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={663-77}
}
The currently available evidence suggests that not only adults but children of preverbal age and animals possess the ability to define numbers. The behavioral studies in infants and animals show that number perception, quantity discrimination, and elementary adding and subtraction appear in onto- and phylogenesis prior to language. There are parallels… CONTINUE READING