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Other relational activities may not have this prop erty—for example, the relations of actor to action and action to object do not involve inclusion. The contrast between unitary and relational processing rests on differen tiating the kind of output of a module. This formulation resolves a conun drum that we would otherwise face. Clearly, recognition of a square requires computation of equal sides and angles, itself a relational activity; therefore, we might argue that no activity is unitary.
Of particular interest in the context of this chapter is the position that the half fields of visual space differentiate out of a unitary preobject space. A lesion of the right hemisphere involves and so exposes the parietal seg ment of the object formative process. This segment, the forming left hemifield, is normally submerged within the object as a "preprocessing" stage. According to this view, the symptoms of parietal damage do not reflect disruptions of "higher order" computations subsequent to the (conscious) perception of an object but are disruptions at a point where an object is first selected out of the egocentric space of mental imagery into a threedimensional space of objects and object relations.
Score s ar e th e mea n numbe r of errors . G r o u p s th e mean s of mal e an d femal e subjects , respondin g t o lon g an d shor t excerpts , fro m thei r unfamilia r melodies . Th e score s ar e mean s of presente d d's. * Exclude s subject s performin g at chanc e level. Score s ar e numbe r correc t (ou t of possibl e 24) on dichoti c melodie s differin g in rhythm . ^Percentag e correct , correcte d for guessing . e Bever 2. Cerebral Lateralization, Cognitive Asymmetry, and Human Consciousness 25 RELATIONAL A N D UNITARY PROCESSES IN TASKS The dominant theories about the differences between the two hemi spheres have evolved in several stages during recent decades.