Beat and metaphoric gestures are differentially associated with regional cerebellar and cortical volumes.


Gestures represent an integral aspect of interpersonal communication, and they are closely linked with language and thought. Brain regions for language processing overlap with those for gesture processing. Two types of gesticulation, beat gestures and metaphoric gestures are particularly important for understanding the taxonomy of co-speech gestures. Here… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/hbm.22894