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Electrophysiological characterization of the dorsomedial frontal cortex of the rhesus monkey
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1992)
Transplantation strategies for the analysis of brain development and repair
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1993)
Article semantics in second language acquisition
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2003)
This thesis examines article choice and parameter-setting in second language (L2) acquisition. It argues, on the basis of L2-English elicitation and production data, that L2- learners have access to UG-based semantic ...
Deficient experience-dependent plasticity in the visual cortex of Arc null mice
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009)
Within the visual cortex a vast assortment of molecules work in concert to sharpen and refine neuronal circuits throughout development. With the advent of genetic mouse models it is now possible to probe the individual ...
Comparison of frontal and parietal cortices in the control of visual attention
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008)
The ability to switch between tasks reflects a fundamental part of our intelligence. A foundation of this ability lies in perceiving and processing information pertinent to the situation at hand. It is our capacity to ...
Words and rules in the brain
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2001)
The Words-and-Rules theory (WR) posits that different mental processes underlie regular and irregular past tense formation: regular forms are rule-generated ('add -ed'), whereas irregular forms are retrieved from memory. ...