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  1. 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 July 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. 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 July 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Working Memory in Sentence Comprehension

    Processing Hindi Center Embeddings

    By Shravan Vasishth

    The first-ever investigation of sentence processing in Hindi, Working Memory in Sentence Comprehension studies the predictions of three existing, wide-coverage sentence processing models. In experiments that apply these models to Hindi, Shravan Vasishth develops a new sentence processing model that...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Figurative Language and Cognitive Science

    A Special Issue of metaphor and Symbolic Activity

    Edited by Richard P. Honeck

    The articles in this special issue focus on experimental psychological, neuropsychological, and computer-based approaches to figurative language, suggesting the enormous impact of cognitive science on our understanding of figurative language. Where, exactly, does figurative language fit in the...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Modularity and the Motor theory of Speech Perception

    Proceedings of A Conference To Honor Alvin M. Liberman

    Edited by Michael Studdert-Kennedy, Ignatius G. Mattingly

    A compilation of the proceedings of a conference held to honor Alvin M. Liberman for his outstanding contributions to research in speech perception, this volume deals with two closely related and controversial proposals for which Liberman and his colleagues at Haskins Laboratories have argued...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Reading Chinese Script

    A Cognitive Analysis

    Edited by Jian Wang, Hsuan-Chih Chen, Ralph Radach, Albrecht Inhoff

    This volume uses unique properties of Chinese script to focus on morphological analyses during the character and word recognition process, though some of the reported work also pertains to the use of phonological information. In addition, this volume contains work on syntactic and pragmatic...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Narrative Comprehension, Causality, and Coherence

    Essays in Honor of Tom Trabasso

    Edited by Susan R. Goldman, Arthur C. Graesser, Paul van den Broek

    This volume provides an excellent overview of the field of discourse processes, capturing both its breadth and its depth. World-renowned researchers present the latest theoretical developments and thought-provoking empirical data. In doing so, they cover a broad range of communicative activities,...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Conceptual Representation

    A Special Issue of Language And Cognitive Processes

    Edited by James A. Hampton, Helen Moss

    Concepts lie at the heart of our mental life, supporting a myriad of cognitive functions - including thinking and reasoning, object recognition, memory, and language comprehension and production. The nature of concepts and their representation in the mind and brain has been studied from many...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Phonological Encoding and Monitoring in Normal and Pathological Speech

    Edited by Robert J. Hartsuiker, Roelien Bastiaanse

    This book reports recent research on mechanisms of normal formulation and control in speaking and in language disorders such as stuttering, aphasia and verbal dyspraxia. The theoretical claim is that such disorders result both from deficits in a component of the language production system and...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. From Inkmarks to Ideas

    Current Issues in Lexical Processing

    Edited by Sally Andrews

    Reading is one of the most sophisticated demonstrations of human pattern recognition and symbolic processing skill. Skilled readers effortlessly comprehend written text at rates of at least 300 words per minute, despite the complex interactions between perceptual, cognitive and memory processes...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press