Translation/Brain/Lateralisation/Deacon: the division of tasks between the two hemispheres of the brain (lateralisation) is largely dependent on the development of the individual. Simultaneous interpreters often develop a preference for one ear for the one of the two languages that she or he translates. It is possible to influence lateralisation in young adults, but not in children._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
T. W. Deacon
The Symbolic Species: The Co-evolution of language and the Brain New York 1998
Terrence W. Deacon
Incomplete Nature: How Mind Emerged from Matter New York 2013