WJNS  Vol.2 No.3 , August 2012
The general motor programmer: its specialization for speech perception & movement
Author(s) Anne Maria Keane*
ABSTRACT
A common neural mechanism—the General Motor Programmer—is proposed by Keane (1999) to underlie both the perception of speech and the initiation of hand movement. A proposal to investigate the specific aspect of cognitive functioning this mechanism is specialized for, namely the timing or place of articulation, is outlined.

Cite this paper
Keane, A. (2012) The general motor programmer: its specialization for speech perception & movement. World Journal of Neuroscience, 2, 156-158. doi: 10.4236/wjns.2012.23024.
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