Sex differences in brain control of prosody.

@article{Rymarczyk2007SexDI,
  title={Sex differences in brain control of prosody.},
  author={Krystyna Rymarczyk and Anna D. Grabowska},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={921-30}
}
Affective (emotional) prosody is a neuropsychological function that encompasses non-verbal aspects of language that are necessary for recognizing and conveying emotions in communication, whereas non-affective (linguistic) prosody indicates whether the sentence is a question, an order or a statement. Considerable evidence points to a dominant role for the right hemisphere in both aspects of prosodic function. However, it has yet to be established whether separate parts of the right hemisphere… CONTINUE READING

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