Categorization of Synaesthesia

  title={Categorization of Synaesthesia},
  author={Aleksandra Maria Rogowska},
  journal={Review of General Psychology},
  pages={213 - 227}
  • A. Rogowska
  • Published 1 September 2011
  • Psychology
  • Review of General Psychology
This article is an attempt to synthesize the current knowledge about synaesthesia from many fields such as literature, arts, multimedia, medicine, or psychology. The main goal of this paper is to classify various types and forms of synaesthesia. Besides developmental synaesthesia being likely to play a crucial role in developing cognitive functions (constitutional or neonatal synaesthesia) there are types of synaesthesia acquired during adulthood (e.g., phantom or artificial synaesthesia… 

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