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  1. Psycholinguistics (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    Central Topics

    By Alan Garnham

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1985, this title was an important new teaching text at the time. Alan Garnham focuses on current theories about the central cognitive aspects of language understanding, and attempts to reflect the emergence of cognitive science, an inter-disciplinary approach to the study of...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Experimental Psycholinguistics (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    An Introduction

    By Sam Glucksberg, Joseph H. Danks

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    How is speech produced and understood in the context of everyday communication? First published in 1975, this book is considered one the best of the early books in this field. The task of psycholinguistics is to discover how people produce and comprehend speech. This encompasses virtually all...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  3. Bilingualism and Language Disability (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    Assessment and Remediation

    Edited by Nick Miller

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Society is becoming increasingly multi-lingual and this presents monolingual professionals, particularly those in special education and speech pathology, with severe problems. Is the language delay in a child from a bilingual environment a result of this background or is there a specific speech...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  4. Language and Cognition in Schizophrenia (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    Edited by Steven Schwartz

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1978, the contributors to this volume, including the leading figures in experimental psychopathology, were largely concerned with deducing the behaviour of schizophrenics from general psychological theories of language, learning and cognition. Their emphasis on deduction...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. Psychology of Language (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    An Introduction to Sentence and Discourse Processes

    By Murray Singer

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1990, this comprehensive volume addresses the central issues of sentence and discourse processes, with particular emphasis placed on reading and listening comprehension. The text material is accessible to both upper-level undergraduate and graduate students and informative...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  6. Psycholinguistic Research (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    Implications and Applications

    Edited by Doris Aaronson, Robert W. Rieber

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1979, this book represents an effort to bring together the two disciplines at the core of psycholinguistics, psychology and linguistics. It discusses a broad variety of theoretical approaches to psycholinguistics as well as covering a wide range of topics. At the time the...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. Sentence Processing

    Edited by Roger P. G. van Gompel

    Series: Current Issues in the Psychology of Language

    What are the psychological processes involved in comprehending sentences? How do we process the structure of sentences and how do we understand their meaning? Do children, bilinguals and people with language impairments process sentences in the same way as healthy monolingual adults? These are just...

    Published July 1st 2013 by Psychology Press

  8. An Emergence Approach to Speech Acquisition

    Doing and Knowing

    By Barbara L. Davis, Lisa M. Bedore

    The central assertion in this volume is that the young child uses general skills, scaffolded by adults, to acquire the complex knowledge of sound patterns and the goal-directed behaviors for communicating ideas through language and producing speech. A child’s acquisition of phonology is seen...

    Published May 13th 2013 by Psychology Press

  9. Twenty-First Century Psycholinguistics

    Four Cornerstones

    Edited by Anne Cutler

    Psycholinguistics is an interdisciplinary field, and hence relationships are at its heart. First and foremost is the relationship between its two parent disciplines, psychology and linguistics, a relationship which has changed and advanced over the half century of the field's independent existence....

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Speech Recognition in Adverse Conditions

    Explorations in Behaviour and Neuroscience

    Edited by Sven Mattys, Ann R. Bradlow, Matthew H. Davis, Sophie Scott

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Speech recognition in ‘adverse conditions’ has been a familiar area of research in computer science, engineering, and hearing sciences for several decades. In contrast, most psycholinguistic theories of speech recognition are built upon evidence gathered from tasks performed by healthy listeners on...

    Published April 12th 2013 by Psychology Press