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The Man Who Lost His Language A Case of Aphasia by Sheila Hale

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Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • Coping with illness,
  • Home nursing & caring,
  • General,
  • Neuropsychology,
  • Psychology,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Aphasic persons,
  • Biography,
  • Cerebrovascular disease,
  • Family relationships,
  • Great Britain,
  • Patients

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8929193M
ISBN 101843105640
ISBN 109781843105640

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  The Man who Lost His Language is a unique exploration of aphasia - losing the ability to use or comprehend words - as well as of the resilience of love. When Sir John Hale suffered a stroke that left him unable to walk, write or speak, his wife, Shelia, followed every available medical trail seeking knowledge of his condition and how he might /5.   this book has been an inspiration for me. written by the wife of a stroke survivor who also lost his language skills (temporarily). i'm dealing with some of the exact same problems she has and the text has led me to find out many things i need to know about my own particular fiance's problems/5(6). Sir John Hale is one of the worlds foremost Renaissance historians whose book The Civilization of Europe in the Renaissance () won the Royal Society of Literature's Heinemann award and the international silver pen. Soon after delivering the second draft of his text, Hale had a stroke that deprived him of the power of speech. His wife Shelia Hale, set out to find out what had 4/5(1). An Amazon Best Book of February The Australian outback has never looked as bleak and dangerous as it does in Jane Harper’s latest, The Lost stockman’s grave is a dark local landmark, the origin of urban legends, and now the site of another mysterious death.

  The Man who Lost His Language is a unique exploration of aphasia - losing the ability to use or comprehend words - as well as of the resilience of love. When Sir John Hale suffered a stroke that left him unable to walk, write or speak, his wife, Shelia, followed every available medical trail seeking knowledge of his condition and how he might Author: Sheila Hale.   Now Sheila Hale has written a book, The Man Who Lost His Language, a love story, memoir, an exploration of current understanding of aphasia and a cry of fury against a complacent National Health Author: Geraldine Bedell. Man who lost his language. London: Allen Lane, (OCoLC) Named Person: J R Hale; J R Hale; J R Hale: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Sheila Hale. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

The Man Who Lost His Language This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. 'The Man who Lost His Language' is a compelling exploration of aphasia - the loss of language - as well as of the resilience of love. When Sir John Hale suffered a stroke that left him unable to walk, write or speak, his wife, Shelia, followed every available medical trail seeking knowledge of his condition and how he might be restored to health/5(7). The Man Who Lost His Head is about just that, a man who loses his head. He spends the entire book looking for it. He tries to use other objects to replace his head (pumpkin, parsnip, even a carved wooden log) but none of these does the job of his real head/5. IW—“the man who lost his body The IW case is a fascinating study of a person who has lost his body schema (to use Shaun Gallagher’s terminology), gestures in his terminology were ‘language-like’ and ‘pantomime’—all contrasted to ‘signs’. Arranged on a continuum, they can be organized as follows (McNeill ):File Size: 2MB.