Knowledge of scripts reflected in discourse of aphasics and right-brain-damaged patients.

@article{LojekOsiejuk1996KnowledgeOS,
  title={Knowledge of scripts reflected in discourse of aphasics and right-brain-damaged patients.},
  author={E Lojek-Osiejuk},
  journal={Brain and language},
  year={1996},
  volume={53 1},
  pages={58-80}
}
Script knowledge was examined in discourse produced by 15 mildly moderately impaired aphasics, 15 right-hemisphere-damaged (RHD) subjects. 15 neurological patients without central nervous system damage, and 30 normal controls. Experimental task were designed to elicit knowledge of particular scripts, various scripts from a category, metascripts, and plans. The results showed that the brain-damaged patients were able to produce information belonging to a given semantic category of scripts… CONTINUE READING

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