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Models of Inference in Evaluating Brain-Behavior Relationships in Children

  • Eileen B. Fennell
  • Russell M. Bauer

Neuropsychologists generally measure behavior as a means for making inferences about brain function. Regardless of whether such measurement takes place in the clinic or the laboratory, the basic process is the same: Behavioral and cognitive performances that are readily observable “stand in,” as it were, for the less observable “brain states” they are thought to reflect.

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Brain Damage Inductive Inference Brain Pathology Test Finding Inferential Process 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eileen B. Fennell
    • 1
  • Russell M. Bauer
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Clinical and Health PsychologyUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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