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  1. The Syllable in Speech Production

    Perspectives on the Frame Content Theory

    Edited by Barbara L. Davis, Krisztina Zajdo

    As a testament to the scope of Peter MacNeilage’s scholarly work across his 40 year career, contributions to this tribute volume represent a broad spectrum of the seminal issues addressed by phonetic and evolutionary science over a number of years. Approaches to the problems raised by attempting to...

    Published February 8th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  2. Cracking the Orthographic Code

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Jonathan Grainger

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    In languages that use alphabetical orthographies a printed word is first and foremost a string of letters. Skilled readers rapidly and accurately associate such letter strings with the appropriate sounds and meanings. This special issue presents cutting edge research investigating the mechanisms...

    Published January 10th 2008 by Psychology Press

  3. An Introduction to Bilingualism

    Principles and Processes

    Edited by Jeanette Altarriba, Roberto R. Heredia

    This important text provides a general overview of the methods and theories used in the broad domain of bilingualism. The unique interdisciplinary approach, which is reflected in the various topics covered, gives students a global picture of the field. Topics range from early childhood intellectual...

    Published January 7th 2008 by Psychology Press

  4. Handbook of Research on Teaching Literacy Through the Communicative and Visual Arts, Volume II

    A Project of the International Reading Association

    Edited by James Flood, Shirley Brice Heath, Diane Lapp

    The Handbook of Research on Teaching Literacy Through the Communicative and Visual Arts, Volume II brings together state-of-the-art research and practice on the evolving view of literacy as encompassing not only reading, writing, speaking, and listening, but also the multiple ways through which...

    Published December 26th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Language Production: Second International Workshop on Language Production

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Niels O Schiller, Victor Ferreira, F.-Xavier Alario

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    This special issue on language production is based on a selection of contributions to the Second International Workshop on Language Production held in August 2005 in Maastricht. The volume is an overview of new directions within language production research and includes papers on word selection and...

    Published December 6th 2007 by Psychology Press

  6. The Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Communication

    By Vesna Mildner

    This is a book about speech and language. It is primarily intended for those interested in speech and its neurophysiological bases: phoneticians, linguists, educators, speech therapists, psychologists, and neuroscientists. Although speech and language are its central topic, it provides information...

    Published October 12th 2007 by Psychology Press

  7. A Language in Space

    The Story of Israeli Sign Language

    By Irit Meir, Wendy Sandler

    This English version of A Language in Space: The Story of Israeli Sign Language, which received the Bahat Award for most outstanding book for a general audience in its Hebrew edition, is an introduction to sign language using Israeli Sign Language (ISL) as a model. Authors Irit Meir and Wendy...

    Published September 7th 2007 by Psychology Press

  8. The Articulate Mammal

    An Introduction to Psycholinguistics, 5th Edition

    By Jean Aitchison, Jean Aitchison

    An established bestseller, The Articulate Mammal is a concise and highly readable introduction to the main topics in psycholinguistics. This fifth edition brings the book up-to-date with recent theories, including new material on: the possibility of a ‘language gene’ post-Chomskyan ideas...

    Published September 6th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Situation Models and Levels of Coherence

    Toward a Definition of Comprehension

    By Isabelle Tapiero

    The mental representation of what one reads is called a "situation model" or a "mental model." The process of reading causes an interaction of the new knowledge with what is already known. Though a number of theories and models have been proposed to describe this interaction, Tapiero proposes a new...

    Published July 12th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Irony in Language and Thought

    A Cognitive Science Reader

    Edited by Raymond W. Gibbs Jr, Herbert L. Colston

    Irony in Language and Thought assembles an interdisciplinary collection of seminal empirical and theoretical papers on irony in language and thought into one comprehensive book. A much-needed resource in the area of figurative language, this volume centers on a theme from cognitive science - that...

    Published May 30th 2007 by Routledge