Left and Right Brain Information Processing

Left hemisphere’s functions are made active:


Right-hand control


Spoken language


Written language


Number skills


Reasoning


Scientific skills


Right hemisphere’sfunctions are made active:


Left-hand control


Insight


3-D forms


Imagination


Art awareness


Music awareness


Thanks to

Animals can process information only with right sided
abilities.

Humans have both right and left sided abilities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Right
Experience of phenomenal environment around usNonverbal meaning

Holistic — all at once

Intuition

Judgments by feelings

Heart knowledge:

Poetry, art, drama, spiritual meaning

Left

Experience of symbolic world

inside us.

Language

Sequential Thought — bit by bit

Judgments by Reasoning

Logical analysis

Head knowledge:

Scientific method

 

 

Culture moves meaning from the right
side to the left.