Authors: Giovenzana, Alessia.

Article: Interaction between language and analogical reasoning from the brain imaging perspective.

Publication: (University of Trento, Centre for Mind / Brain Sciences). Ph.D. Dissertation 2011

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fMRI paradigm to investigate brain activity during analogical reasoning performed either with words or pictures. The hypothesis was that, if a particular talent is present in dyslexics, they may have shown significant brain reorganization compared to normal readers, especially with pictures which allow but do not require a mandatory use of language