Flashcards in Sperry - Biological Deck (3):
Why is Sperry's study in the biological area?
It investigates regions of the brain and lateralisation of brain function. It demonstrated the importance of the Corpus Callosum as a communication pathway between the two hemispheres and provided evidence that each hemisphere has different functions.
What are the conclusions drawn from Sperry's study?
The brain consists of two seemingly independent hemispheres.