Cerebral lateralization in bilinguals: Methodological issues

  title={Cerebral lateralization in bilinguals: Methodological issues},
  author={Loraine K. Obler and Robert J. Zatorre and Linda M. Galloway and Jyotsna Vaid},
  journal={Brain and Language},
The literature on lateralization for language in bilinguals manifests two apparent contradictions. Some papers demonstrate differences in lateralization between bilinguals and monolinguals; others demonstrate none. In studies with exclusively bilingual subjects, some papers demonstrate differences between the lateralization for the two languages, while others demonstrate none. This paper discusses the range of methodological parameters which must be borne in mind when conducting or evaluating… CONTINUE READING

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