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  1. Handbook of Vowels and Vowel Disorders

    Edited by Martin J. Ball, Fiona E. Gibbon

    Series: Language and Speech Disorders

    In the general study of speech and phonetics, vowels have stood in second place to consonants. But what vowels are, how they differ from one another, how they vary among speakers, and how they are subject to disorder, are questions that require a closer examination. This Handbook presents a...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. Semantic Priming

    Perspectives from Memory and Word Recognition

    By Timothy P. McNamara

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    Semantic priming has been a focus of research in the cognitive sciences for more than thirty years and is commonly used as a tool for investigating other aspects of perception and cognition, such as word recognition, language comprehension, and knowledge representations. Semantic Priming:...

    Published August 15th 2012 by Psychology Press

  3. Tip-of-the-tongue States

    Phenomenology, Mechanism, and Lexical Retrieval

    By Bennett L. Schwartz

    Tip-of-the-Tongue experiences are one of those illusive oddities of human cognition. Like slips of the tongue, déjà vu, and visual illusions, TOTs dazzle us with their subjective strength, yet, at the same time, puzzle us with our frustrating inability to retrieve the desired word. This...

    Published August 15th 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. Visual Word Recognition Volumes 1 and 2

    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 August 1st 2012 by Psychology Press

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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