Word frequency and the lateralization of lexical processes.

@article{Coney2005WordFA,
  title={Word frequency and the lateralization of lexical processes.},
  author={Jeffrey Coney},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={2005},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={142-8}
}
Despite the extensive clinical and neuropsychological evidence for major differences in language function between the left and right hemispheres, it has proven difficult to demonstrate reliable differences in lexical processing. It is particularly surprising that frequency has been found to have no differential effects upon word recognition in the hemispheres, in view of the evidence that this variable has significant effects upon lexical processing. It is possible, however, that any… CONTINUE READING

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