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  1. Single-Word Reading

    Behavioral and Biological Perspectives

    Edited by Elena L. Grigorenko, Adam J. Naples

    Series: New Directions in Communication Disorders Research

    As the first title in the new series, New Directions in Communication Disorders Research: Integrative Approaches, this volume discusses a unique phenomenon in cognitive science, single-word reading, which is an essential element in successful reading competence. Single-word reading is an...

    Published August 24th 2007 by Psychology Press

  2. 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

  3. Reading Comprehension Strategies

    Theories, Interventions, and Technologies

    Edited by Danielle S. McNamara

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 22nd 2007 by Psychology Press

  4. 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...

    Published October 26th 2006 by Psychology Press

  5. Current Issues in Morphological Processing

    A Special Issue of Language And Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Ram Frost, Jonathan Grainger, Kathleen Rastle

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    This Special Issue is the third volume produced by a group of researchers who convene every two years to discuss the role of morphology in word recognition....

    Published March 10th 2005 by Psychology Press

  6. Phonological Encoding and Monitoring in Normal and Pathological Speech

    Edited by Robert J. Hartsuiker, Roelien Bastiaanse, Albert Postma, Frank Wijnen

    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...

    Published February 10th 2005 by Psychology Press

  7. Sublexical Representations in Visual Word Recognition

    A Special Issue of Language And Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Manuel Carreiras, Jonathan Grainger

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    This special issue samples the state of the art in research that attempts to describe the functional units that intervene between low-level perceptual processes and access to whole-word representations in long-term memory during visual word recognition. The different articles in this special issue...

    Published June 19th 2004 by Psychology Press

  8. Can Literacy Change Brain Anatomy?

    A Special Issue of the International Journal of Psychology

    Edited by Feggy Ostrosky-Solis

    Series: Special Issues of the International Journal of Psychology

    Several studies have suggested that education and/or literacy may protect not only against the effects of biological aging but also against the clinical manifestation of cerebral neuropathology. In clinical neuro-psychology, much debate has centered on whether the brain is more likely to...

    Published June 3rd 2004 by Psychology Press

  9. Eye Movements and Information Processing During Reading

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Ralph Radach, Alan Kennedy, Keith Rayner

    Series: Special Issues of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Measurement and analysis of eye movements are two of the most powerful ways to study the workings of the human mind. This Special Issue on eye movements and information processing in reading presents an overview of experimental research based on this methodology. Eye movements provide a unique...

    Published January 22nd 2004 by Psychology Press

  10. The Reading Decision Test

    Word Decision 1

    By Alan Baddeley, Susan Gathercole, Alice Spooner

    In order to read sentences, children must first be able to decode the individual words. Failure at this stage will lead to later problems, even in the case of an intelligent child who has good comprehension skills. The Reading Decision Test consists of two tests, The Word Decision Test and The...

    Published October 30th 2003 by Psychology Press