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  1. Neuropsycholinguistic Perspectives on Language Cognition

    Essays in honour of Jean-Luc Nespoulous

    Edited by Corine Astesano, Mélanie Jucla

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    This book brings together experts from the fields of linguistics, psychology and neuroscience to explore how a multidisciplinary approach can impact on research into the neurocognition of language. International contributors present cutting-edge research from cognitive and developmental psychology,...

    To Be Published June 5th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Automaticity and Control in Language Processing

    Edited by Antje Meyer, Linda Wheeldon, Andrea Krott

    Series: Advances in Behavioural Brain Science

    The use of language is a fundamental component of much of our day-to-day life. Language often co-occurs with other activities with which it must be coordinated. This raises the question of whether the cognitive processes involved in planning spoken utterances and in understanding them are...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Handbook of Research on Teaching Literacy Through the Communicative and Visual Arts

    Sponsored by the International Reading Association

    By James Flood, Diane Lapp, Shirley Brice Heath

    In an era characterized by the rapid evolution of the concept of literacy, the Handbook of Research on Teaching Literacy Through the Communicative and Visual Arts focuses on multiple ways in which learners gain access to knowledge and skills. The handbook explores the possibilities of broadening...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Expository Discourse in Children, Adolescents, and Adults

    Development and Disorders

    Edited by Marilyn A. Nippold, Cheryl M. Scott

    School success in the 21st century requires proficiency with expository discourse -- the use and understanding of informative language in spoken and written modalities. This occurs, for example, when high school students read their textbooks and listen to their teachers' lectures, and later are...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Routes to Language

    Studies in Honor of Melissa Bowerman

    Edited by Virginia C. Mueller Gathercole

    This volume contains contributions from leaders in the field of child language in honor of one of the preeminent scholars in the field of child language acquisition, Melissa Bowerman. Melissa Bowerman has had a profound, widespread, and enduring influence on research conducted in the field for...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Saying, Seeing and Acting

    The Psychological Semantics of Spatial Prepositions

    By Kenny R. Coventry, Simon C. Garrod

    Our use of spatial prepositions carries an implicit understanding of the functional relationships both between objects themselves and human interaction with those objects.This is the thesis rigorously explicated in Saying, Seeing and Acting. It aims to account not only for our theoretical...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Cognitive Models Of Speech Processing

    The Second Sperlonga Meeting

    Edited by Gerry Altmann, Richard Shillcock

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Mental Models and the Interpretation of Anaphora

    By Alan Garnham

    The interpretation of anaphora - how we interpret expressions such as definite pronouns (he, she, it) and verbal elliptical phrases (such as "did so, too") in the course of ordinary conversation or reading - is an important aspect of language comprehension. In this book the author examines the...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Semantic Knowledge and Semantic Representations

    A Special Issue of Memory

    By Rosaleen A. McCarthy

    What is the basis of our ability to assign meanings to words or to objects? Such questions have, until recently, been regarded as lying within the province of philosophy and linguistics rather than psychology. However, recent advances in psychology and neuropsychology have led to the development of...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Lexical Representations And Sentence Processing

    A Special Issue of Language And Cognitive Processes

    By MaryEllen C. MacDonald

    Until recently, much research in language comprehension operated under the assumption that comprehenders initially identified the syntactic structure of sentences they were hearing or reading without regard to the meanings of the words in the sentences. A significant amount of recent work has...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press