Kadosh, RC; Walsh, V; (2008) From magnitude to natural numbers: A developmental neurocognitive perspective. BEHAV BRAIN SCI , 31 (6) 647 -648. 10.1017/S0140525X08005621.
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In their target article, Rips et al. have presented the view that there is no necessary dependency between natural numbers and internal magnitude. However, they do not give enough weight to neuroimaging an neuropsychological studies. We provide evidence demonstrating that the acquisition of natural numbers depends on magnitude representation and that natural numbers develop Front a general magnitude mechanism in the parietal lobes.
|Title:||From magnitude to natural numbers: A developmental neurocognitive perspective|
|Open access status:||An open access version is available from UCL Discovery|
|Additional information:||© 2008 Cambridge University Press|
|Keywords:||BRAIN-DEVELOPMENT, DYSCALCULIA, REPRESENTATION, ACTIVATION, QUANTITY|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences > Psychology and Language Sciences (Division of) > Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience|
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