Making requests: illustrations of how right-hemisphere brain damage can affect discourse production.

@article{Brownell1999MakingRI,
  title={Making requests: illustrations of how right-hemisphere brain damage can affect discourse production.},
  author={H H Brownell and Andrew Stringfellow},
  journal={Brain and language},
  year={1999},
  volume={68 3},
  pages={442-65}
}
This article examines several factors that influence the production of requests for behavior. Using a role-play methodology, we elicited request productions from well-recovered patients with right-hemisphere brain damage (RHD) and from non brain-damaged control participants. The stimulus items represented variation both on interpersonal factors based on characteristics of the people in the interaction and on situational factors based on what was being requested. A large corpus of responses was… CONTINUE READING