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  1. The Skills of Document Use

    From Text Comprehension to Web-Based Learning

    By Jean-Francois Rouet

    The Skills of Document Use: From Text Comprehension to Web-Based Learning examines functional literacy from a psychological standpoint. It offers a comprehensive discussion of the cognitive skills involved in reading, comprehending, and making use of complex documents. Understanding such skills is...

    Published June 27th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Visual Word Recognition Volume 2

    Meaning and Context, Individuals and Development

    Edited by James S Adelman

    Series: Current Issues in the Psychology of Language

    Word recognition is the component of reading which involves the identification of individual words. Together the two volumes of Visual Word Recognition offer a state-of-the-art overview of contemporary research from leading figures in the field. This second volume examines how research on word...

    Published June 20th 2012 by Psychology Press

  3. Visual Word Recognition Volume 1

    Models and Methods, Orthography and Phonology

    Edited by James S. Adelman

    Series: Current Issues in the Psychology of Language

    Word recognition is the component of reading which involves the identification of individual words. Together the two volumes of Visual Word Recognition offer a state-of-the-art overview of contemporary research from leading figures in the field. This first volume outlines established theory, new...

    Published June 20th 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. Perspectives on Agrammatism

    Edited by Roelien Bastiaanse, Cynthia K. Thompson

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    Agrammatic aphasia (agrammatism), resulting from brain damage to regions of the brain involved in language processing, affects grammatical aspects of language. Therefore, research examining language breakdown (and recovery) patterns in agrammatism is of great interest and importance to linguists,...

    Published April 4th 2012 by Psychology Press

  5. From Mental Imagery to Spatial Cognition and Language

    Essays in Honour of Michel Denis

    Edited by Valérie Gyselinck, Francesca Pazzaglia

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    The nature of mental images and their relation to language has caused controversy amongst psychologists for years, and the so-called "imagery debate" is still unresolved. Fresh light is now being shed on this topic using recent findings in neuroscience and the development of behavioural studies....

    Published April 1st 2012 by Psychology Press

  6. Translation of Thought to Written Text While Composing

    Advancing Theory, Knowledge, Research Methods, Tools, and Applications

    Edited by Michel Fayol, M. Denis Alamargot, Virginia Berninger

    Translation of cognitive representations into written language is one of the most important processes in writing. This volume provides a long-awaited updated overview of the field. The contributors discuss each of the commonly used research methods for studying translation; theorize about the...

    Published February 8th 2012 by Psychology Press

  7. The Cognitive Neuroscience of Semantic Processing

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Wolfram Hinzen, David Poeppel

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    First published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 15th 2011 by Psychology Press

  8. Biological Foundations of Language Production

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Michele Miozzo, Brenda Rapp

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    First published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 13th 2011 by Psychology Press

  9. Talking Heads

    The Neuroscience of Language

    By Gianfranco Denes

    The origin, development, and nature of language has been the focus of theoretical debate among philosophers for many centuries. Following the pioneering clinical observations 150 years ago of loss of language following a cerebral lesion, language started to be considered a biological system, that...

    Published September 6th 2011 by Psychology Press

  10. Jokes and the Linguistic Mind

    By Debra Aarons

    Through the lens of cognitive science, Jokes and the Linguistic Mind investigates jokes that play on some aspect of the structure and function of language. In so doing, Debra Aarons shows that these 'linguistic jokes' can evoke our tacit knowledge of the language we use. Analyzing...

    Published August 16th 2011 by Routledge