BRAIN MAPPING

n. a visual representation which illustrates the different brain regions and the specific functions assigned to each. Much of the information used in creating these maps come from brain imaging, recorded electrical activity, and studies on localized brain lesions. See brain localization theory.

BRAIN MAPPING: "Brain mapping creates a visual representation of how the brain can be systematically divided per area or region."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRAIN MAPPING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/brain-mapping/ (accessed August 11, 2020).
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