27 oddest medical cases
Unusual case studies – Research Digest
These ten characters have all had a huge influence on psychology and their stories continue to intrigue each new generation of students. What many of these 10 also have in common is that they speak to some of the perennial debates in psychology, about personality and identity, nature and nurture, and the links between mind and body. One day in in Central Vermont, Phineas Gage was tamping explosives into the ground to prepare the way for a new railway line when he had a terrible accident. The detonation went off prematurely, and his tamping iron shot into his face, through his brain, and out the top of his head. A simulation of his injuries suggested much of his right frontal cortex was likely spared, and photographic evidence has been unearthed showing a post-accident dapper Gage. Henry Gustav Molaison known for years as H. The fact that, in most people, language function is served predominantly by the left frontal cortex has today almost become common knowledge, at least among psych students.
10 Weird and Wonderful Cases Every Law Student Should Know About
Subscriber Account active since. There have been murder cases that have rocked the country like the murders of Laci Peterson or of JonBenet Ramsey , but there are millions of other murders that never make national headlines. We rounded up some of the most gruesome and upsetting murders that you may have never heard of. Editor's Note: Just a warning that these accounts can be upsetting to some and describe graphic details of real-life cases.
Contemporary Objects of Architecture preserve the more permanent qualities of figuration, materialisation and articulation, whilst evolving in a set of complex contexts. These realities provide social, economic and functional uses and interpretations of the objects over time, beyond what was initially suggested through the design and built resolution. This analysis seeks to document a richer understanding of a sustainable evolution of architecture across the passage of time, as well as the effects of architecture outside the limits of its built boundary and within the socio-economic circumstances it is placed. We wish to look at these objects.