The Referential Problem Space revisited: An ecological hypothesis of the evolutionary and developmental origins of pointing.
- PsychologyWiley interdisciplinary reviews. Cognitive science
This paper will analyze the circumstances of pointing by apes and humans and develop an alternative theoretical model of pointing that does not rely upon non-physical constructs, and develops as a solution to a particular kind of developmental problem.
Lived Experiences of the Left-Handed: A Case of Solusi University, Zimbabwe
- Psychology, EducationEAST AFRICAN JOURNAL OF EDUCATION AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
This study purposed to explore the lived-experiences of students and workers at Solusi University, Zimbabwe. Questionnaires were administered amongst 24 participants to gather information, which was…
Are Footedness and Lateral Postures Better Predictors of Hemispheric Dominance Than Handedness: A Cross-sectional Questionnaire-Based Clinical and Pedigree Study
- Psychology, MedicineJournal of neurosciences in rural practice
A statistically significant correlation was seen between foot preference and lateral postures and arm folding and hand clasping and a significant association was found between handedness and positive history of retraining and Sidedness did not follow any Mendelian pattern of inheritance.
Making it Right? Social Norms, Handwriting and Human Capital
- Psychology, EconomicsLabour Economics
I study the forced right-hand writing of left-handed children (switching) as a case where social norms motivate parents to invest in their children. While the previous literature has found that…
Left in a Right-Handed World
- Psychology, Biology
- MedicineThe general psychologist
From just the books that are sold on Amazon.com, you can learn how to Use Your Brain, Use Both Sides of Your brain, and Challenge Your Brain (Tuller & Rios, 2005), but just remember: You Are Not Your Brain.
While it appeared that the patients enjoyed Much Ado About Nothing, mostly they said that there was nothing particularly complicated about the story and they didn’t relate to the characters in a…
The Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Problems in Children Across the United States With Autism Spectrum Disorders From Families With Multiple Affected Members
Deficit or creativity: Cesare Lombroso, Robert Hertz, and the meanings of left-handedness
Left-handedness continues to be portrayed in the contradictory ways first elaborated by Lombroso and Hertz more than a century ago as either the cause of a variety of learning disabilities or as the key that can unlock creativity and talent.
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Reading, Writing and Speech Problems in Children
The writer gives an account of his well-known work on disorders of the language faculty in children, and gives the results of therapeutic efforts based on this work, and shows that many children with speech defects have derived benefit.