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By Lisa Tabor Connor,Loraine K. Obler

This quantity has been composed as an appreciation of Martin L. Albert within the yr of his sixtieth birthday. at the least one contributor to every paper during this quantity has been touched via Marty in a roundabout way; lie has mentored a few, been a fellow pupil with a few, and been a colleague to so much. those participants, in addition to many others, view Marty as a proficient scientist and a superb man or woman. The breadth of his pursuits and highbrow objectives is actually awesome; this breadth is mirrored, in basic terms partially. through the variety of the papers during this quantity. His pursuits have ranged from psychopharmacology to cross-cultural knowing of dementia, during the aphasias, to the historical past of the fields that contact on behavioral neurology, specifically neurology according to se, cognitive psychology, speech-language pathology, and linguistics. all through his scholarly paintings, Martha Taylor Sarno notes, Marty by no means loses the human point of view, e. g. , the “powerfully disabling impression at the person individual” with aphasia or different neurological affliction. For these readers who in basic terms how a part of his paintings, we proposal that we must always describe him right here. the various humans whom Marty has motivated were capable of give a contribution to this quantity. we now have invited a few others who have been not able to give a contribution to precise their appreciation for him, as well.

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