The following events in the history of psychology took place in 1861.



Paul Broca|Broca, Paul]] (1861a). Perte de la parole, ramollissement chronique et destruction partielle du lobe antérieur gauche du cerveau Bulletin de la Société Anthropologique, 2, 235-238. [The initial report of Broca's famous patient, "Tan," and the localization of speech in the left frontal lobe.]

Broca, Paul (1861b). Remarques sur le siége de la faculté du langage articulé, suivies d'une observation d'aphémie (perte de la parole) Bulletin de la Société Anatomique, 6, 330-357. [The complete report on the state of "Tan's" brain, and Broca's argument for the faculty of spoken language being localized in the left frontal lobe.]



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