M5 | Integrative action of the sensorimotor system – Visual system | Association cortices

Limbic Association Cortex

Limbic association area



Emotional behavior

Lesions result in decreased rage and anger response.  The limbic association area is involved in generalized arousal reaction.


Bilateral lesions result in learning disability, inability to remember faces.  Bilateral lesions of the hippocampi cause severe amnesia.

Kaltura Mediaspace


Kaltura Mediaspace


Kaltura Mediaspace



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