By Jeremy Schmahmann, Deepak Pandya
This distinctive quantity is a accomplished, well-illustrated research of the association of the white subject pathways of the mind. Schmahmann and Pandya have analyzed and synthesized the corticocortical and corticosubcortical connections of the foremost parts of the cerebral cortex of the rhesus monkey. the result's an in depth realizing of the elements of the cerebral white subject and the association of the fiber tracts. The findings from the 36 circumstances studied are provided on a unmarried template mind, facilitating comparability of the destinations of the various fiber pathways. The precis diagrams offer a entire atlas of the cerebral white subject. The textual content is enriched by means of shut cognizance to practical features of the anatomical observations. The scientific relevance of the pathways is addressed during the textual content and a bankruptcy is dedicated to human white subject ailments. The introductory account supplies an in depth old historical past. Translations of seminal unique observations via early investigators are provided, and whilst those are thought of within the mild of the authors' new observations, many longstanding conflicts and debates are resolved. This scholarly ebook is a vital addition to structures and cognitive neuroscience that might be of lasting worth to neurobiologists, anatomists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, and to their scholars and trainees.