Zohar Eviatar

Summary

Affiliation: University of Haifa
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Orthography and the hemispheres: visual and linguistic aspects of letter processing
    Zohar Eviatar
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Neuropsychology 18:174-84. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The timing deficit hypothesis of dyslexia and its implications for Hebrew reading
    Matti Kaminsky
    University of Haifa, Israel
    Brain Cogn 48:394-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Linguistic and nonlinguistic auditory processing of rapid vowel formant (F2) modulations in university students with and without developmental dyslexia
    Shimon Sapir
    University of Haifa, Israel
    Brain Cogn 48:520-6. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Morphological structure and hemispheric functioning: the contribution of the right hemisphere to reading in different languages
    Zohar Eviatar
    Psychology Department, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Neuropsychology 21:470-84. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Listening with an accent: speech perception in a second language by late bilinguals
    Mark Leikin
    Learning Disabilities Department, Haifa University, Haifa, 31905, Israel
    J Psycholinguist Res 38:447-57. 2009
  6. pmc Fact retrieval and memory consolidation for a movement sequence: bidirectional effects of 'unrelated' cognitive tasks on procedural memory
    Rachel Tibi
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making and Psychology Department, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    PLoS ONE 8:e80270. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Anomalous lateral dominance patterns in women with eating disorders: clues to neurobiological bases
    Zohar Eviatar
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, Haifa University, Israel
    Int J Neurosci 118:1425-42. 2008
  8. pmc Brain correlates of discourse processing: an fMRI investigation of irony and conventional metaphor comprehension
    Zohar Eviatar
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, Psychology Department, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Neuropsychologia 44:2348-59. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric sensitivities to lexical and contextual information: evidence from lexical ambiguity resolution
    Orna Peleg
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Brain Lang 105:71-82. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Language status and hemispheric involvement in reading: evidence from trilingual Arabic speakers tested in Arabic, Hebrew, and English
    Raphiq Ibrahim
    Learning Disabilities Department, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Neuropsychology 23:240-54. 2009

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Orthography and the hemispheres: visual and linguistic aspects of letter processing
    Zohar Eviatar
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Neuropsychology 18:174-84. 2004
    ..The results support the hypothesis that the right hemisphere of skilled Arabic readers cannot distinguish between similar Arabic letters, whereas the left hemisphere can...
  2. ncbi request reprint The timing deficit hypothesis of dyslexia and its implications for Hebrew reading
    Matti Kaminsky
    University of Haifa, Israel
    Brain Cogn 48:394-8. 2002
    ..Partial findings show that dyslexics take longer and make more errors while performing trigram extractions on all levels examined, and that sequentiality in the task affects dyslexics and skilled readers in different ways...
  3. ncbi request reprint Linguistic and nonlinguistic auditory processing of rapid vowel formant (F2) modulations in university students with and without developmental dyslexia
    Shimon Sapir
    University of Haifa, Israel
    Brain Cogn 48:520-6. 2002
    ..Performance on the two experiments correlated significantly and negatively for the dyslexic subjects only. These results suggest that resource depletion or frontal lobe dysfunction may be implicated in developmental dyslexia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Morphological structure and hemispheric functioning: the contribution of the right hemisphere to reading in different languages
    Zohar Eviatar
    Psychology Department, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Neuropsychology 21:470-84. 2007
    ..The relationship between universal and experience-specific effects on brain organization is discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Listening with an accent: speech perception in a second language by late bilinguals
    Mark Leikin
    Learning Disabilities Department, Haifa University, Haifa, 31905, Israel
    J Psycholinguist Res 38:447-57. 2009
    ..The results support the hypothesis that phonological assimilation works in a similar manner in these two different groups...
  6. pmc Fact retrieval and memory consolidation for a movement sequence: bidirectional effects of 'unrelated' cognitive tasks on procedural memory
    Rachel Tibi
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making and Psychology Department, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    PLoS ONE 8:e80270. 2013
    ..These effects do not require explicit or implicit new learning. The retrieval of unrelated, non-motor, well established knowledge can modulate procedural memory. ..
  7. doi request reprint Anomalous lateral dominance patterns in women with eating disorders: clues to neurobiological bases
    Zohar Eviatar
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, Haifa University, Israel
    Int J Neurosci 118:1425-42. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that there is differential hemispheric functioning in women with eating disorders as compared to controls...
  8. pmc Brain correlates of discourse processing: an fMRI investigation of irony and conventional metaphor comprehension
    Zohar Eviatar
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, Psychology Department, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Neuropsychologia 44:2348-59. 2006
    ..The findings show differential hemispheric sensitivity to these aspects of figurative language, and are relevant to models of the functional cortical architecture of language processing in connected discourse...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric sensitivities to lexical and contextual information: evidence from lexical ambiguity resolution
    Orna Peleg
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Brain Lang 105:71-82. 2008
    ..The implications of the results for both general and hemispheric models of word processing are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Language status and hemispheric involvement in reading: evidence from trilingual Arabic speakers tested in Arabic, Hebrew, and English
    Raphiq Ibrahim
    Learning Disabilities Department, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Neuropsychology 23:240-54. 2009
    ..Both hemispheres revealed sensitivity to morphological complexity, a pattern similar to that of native Hebrew readers and different from that of native English readers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Does each hemisphere monitor the ongoing process in the contralateral one?
    Eldad Yitzhak Hochman
    Department of Psychology and the Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Brain Cogn 55:314-21. 2004
    ..The results suggest that each hemisphere monitors the ongoing process in the contralateral one and that the dissociation of initial process and its monitoring grows with load of task...
  12. pmc The contribution of the two hemispheres to lexical decision in different languages
    Raphiq Ibrahim
    The Edmond J Safra Brain Research Center for the Study of Learning Disabilities and Learning Disabilities Department, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Behav Brain Funct 8:3. 2012
    ..In this study we tested this finding directly...
  13. doi request reprint Neuropsychological psychopathology measures in women with eating disorders, their healthy sisters, and nonrelated healthy controls
    Michal Hason Rozenstein
    University of Haifa, Rambam Medical Center, Ha Alia Hashnia 2, Haifa, Israel
    Compr Psychiatry 52:587-95. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint Metalinguistic awareness and reading performance: a cross language comparison
    Raphiq Ibrahim
    Learning Disabilities Department, University of Haifa, Haifa, 31905, Israel
    J Psycholinguist Res 36:297-317. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Do the hemispheres watch each other? Evidence for a between-hemispheres performance monitoring
    Eldad Yitzhak Hochman
    Department of Psychology and the Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Neuropsychology 20:666-74. 2006
    ..The authors conclude that the pattern of hemispheric cooperation in error processing is affected by task complexity...
  16. doi request reprint Semantic asymmetries are modulated by phonological asymmetries: evidence from the disambiguation of homophonic versus heterophonic homographs
    Orna Peleg
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Brain Cogn 70:154-62. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint Different laterality patterns of the error-related negativity in corrected and uncorrected errors
    Eldad Yitzhak Hochman
    University of Haifa, Israel
    Laterality 14:618-34. 2009
    ..Results are interpreted to reveal patterns of hemispheric specialisation, independence, and cooperation in error detection that depend on the type of error been committed...
  18. ncbi request reprint The relationship between theory of mind and autobiographical memory in high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome
    Noga Adler
    Department of Psychology, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Psychiatry Res 178:214-6. 2010
    ..Here, we show that ToM abilities could be predicted by levels of AM in HFA and AS as compared to controls, suggesting that difficulties in AM are closely related to ToM impairments in HFA and AS...
  19. doi request reprint Perception of emotion and bilateral advantage in women with eating disorders, their healthy sisters, and nonrelated healthy controls
    Michal Hason Rozenstein
    University of Haifa, Israel
    J Affect Disord 134:386-95. 2011
    ..We also looked at interhemispheric integration of emotion recognition and its relationship with depression...
  20. ncbi request reprint Narrative analysis in developmental social and linguistic pathologies: dissociation between emotional and informational language use
    Shiri Pearlman-Avnion
    Institute of Information Processing and Decision Making, University of Haifa, Israel
    Brain Cogn 48:494-9. 2002
    ..The results suggest that the preservation of language among WS individuals is specific for the emotional aspects of language...
  21. ncbi request reprint The characteristics of arabic orthography slow its processing
    Raphiq Ibrahim
    Neuropsychology 16:322-6. 2002
    ..These results indicate that Arabic speakers process Arabic orthography (1st language) slower than Hebrew orthography (2nd language) and suggest that this is due to the complexity of Arabic orthography...