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  1. Interactions Between Short-Term and Long-Term Memory in the Verbal Domain

    By Annabel Thorn, Mike Page

    The relationship between short-term and long-term memory systems is an issue of central concern to memory theorists. The association between temporary memory mechanisms and established knowledge bases is now regarded as critical to the development of theoretical and computational accounts of verbal...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. In Defence of Empirical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By D. E. Broadbent

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1973, this book contains the 1971 William James Lectures at Harvard, the first by that name to be given by a British psychologist. In addition, there are reprints of four shorter lectures which had not been easily available before. Together the resulting collection gave a...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Psychology Press

  3. Pointing

    Where Language, Culture, and Cognition Meet

    Edited by Sotaro Kita

    Pointing has captured the interest of scholars from various fields who study communication. However, ideas and findings have been scattered across diverse publications in different disciplines, and opportunities for interdisciplinary exchange have been very limited. The editor's aim is to provide...

    Published October 23rd 2013 by Psychology Press

  4. Perspectives on Classifier Constructions in Sign Languages

    Edited by Karen Emmorey

    Classifier constructions are universal to sign languages and exhibit unique properties that arise from the nature of the visual-gestural modality. The major goals are to bring to light critical issues related to the study of classifier constructions and to present state-of-the-art linguistic and...

    Published October 23rd 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. The Cognitive Neuropsychology of Language (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Max Coltheart, Giuseppe Sartori, Remo Job

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Damage to the brain can impair language in many different ways, severely harming some linguistic functions whilst sparing others. To achieve some understanding of the apparently bewildering diversity of language disorders, it is necessary to interpret impaired linguistic performance by relating it...

    Published September 13th 2013 by Psychology Press

  6. An Introduction to the Psychology of Language (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    By Peter Herriot

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1970, this was Peter Herriot’s first book. In this objective, critical evaluation of a rapidly expanding field, Professor Herriot examines language as skilled behaviour, generative linguistics and psychology, behaviourist approaches to meaning, language acquisition and...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    By Various

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics brings together as one set, or individual volumes, a series of previously out-of-print titles, originally published between 1970 and 1990. From a variety of academic imprints this set reflects the growth of psycholinguistics as a serious scientific...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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