Student or Learner
The name Lewis P. Rowland is also expressed as Rowland, Lewis P.
What implication or significance does it have with different expression of the same name?
Editors: Rowland, Lewis P.; Pedley, Timothy A.
Title: Merritt's Neurology, 12th Edition
Copyright ©2010 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Lewis P. Rowland MD
Professor of Neurology
Chairman of Neurology, Emeritus & Director of the Neurology Service, Emeritus
The Neurological Institute of New York
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, New York
NOT A TEACHER
There is no difference. In academic papers the last name is always put first, followed by the initials. For example, if you're citing a paper, you would usually do it like this:
If you go to a library, you search by the author's last name. That might explain it.Wheeler, M. A., Stuss, D. T., & Tulving, E. (1997). Toward a theory of episodic memory: The frontal lobes and autonoetic consciousness. Psychological Bulletin, 121, 331–354.
Last edited by Chicken Sandwich; 23-Jul-2012 at 15:32.