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Author Poppelreuter, Walther, 1886-1939.

Title Disturbances of lower and higher visual capacities caused by occipital damage : with special reference to the psychopathological, pedagogical, industrial, and social implications / W. Poppelreuter ; translated by J. Zihl, with the assistance of L. Weiskrantz
Published Oxford : Clarendon, 1990
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 365 pages)
Series History of neuroscience ; no. 2
History of neuroscience ; no. 2
Summary A translation into English of Walther Poppelreuter's pioneering work on complications arising from damage to the occipital region. Based on research during the first three years of World War One, Poppelreuter studied vision disorders and visual incapacity linked to brain injury caused by gunshot & schrapnel wounds
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Translated from the German
Description based on print version record
Subject Occipital lobes -- Wounds and injuries -- Complications.
Vision disorders.
Gunshot wounds -- Complications.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191724664 ebook
0191724661 ebook
Other Titles Psychischen Sch├Ądigungen durch Kopfschuss im Kriege 1914/16. English