Alterations in resolution of linguistic ambiguity after cerebral injury in man.

@article{Lackner1982AlterationsIR,
  title={Alterations in resolution of linguistic ambiguity after cerebral injury in man.},
  author={James R. Lackner},
  journal={Perceptual and motor skills},
  year={1982},
  volume={54 1},
  pages={283-9}
}
The present experiment examined the ability of subjects with penetrating brain injuries to resolve different forms of linguistic ambiguity. Most subjects with penetrating head wounds of the left cerebral hemisphere (n = 11) had impaired ability to detect linguistic ambiguity even when tested 20 yr. after injury. This decrement in performance was present for… CONTINUE READING