Neuroelectrical correlates of categorical speech perception in adults

Southern Illinois University USA
Brain and Language (Impact Factor: 3.39). 02/1978; DOI: 10.1016/0093-934X(78)90004-4

ABSTRACT Auditory evoked potentials were recorded from the left and right hemispheres of 16 adults during a phoneme identification task. The use of multivariate statistics enabled researchers to identify a number of cortical processes related to categorical speech perception which were common to both hemispheres, as well as several which disinguished between the two hemispheres.

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