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With Psycholinguistics in its fifth decade of existence, the second edition of the Handbook of Psycholinguistics represents a comprehensive survey of psycholinguistic theory, research and methodology, with special emphasis on the very best empirical research conducted in the past decade. Thirty leading experts have been brought together to present the reader with both broad and detailed current issues in Language Production, Comprehension and Development.
The handbook is an indispensible single-source guide for professional researchers, graduate students, advanced undergraduates, university and college teachers, and other professionals in the fields of psycholinguistics, language comprehension, reading, neuropsychology of language, linguistics, language development, and computational modeling of language. It will also be a general reference for those in neighboring fields such as cognitive and developmental psychology and education.
- Provides a complete account of psycholinguistic theory, research, and methodology
- 30 of the field's foremost experts have contributed to this edition
- An invaluable single-source reference
Professional researchers, graduate students, advanced undergraduates, university and college teachers, and other professionals
Matthew J. Traxler & Morton Ann Gernsbacher
1. Observations on the Past and Future of Psycholinguistics.
Alan Garnham, Simon Garrod, & Anthony Sanford
Section 1: Language Production
2. Properties of Spoken Language Production
Zenzi M. Griffin & Victor S. Ferreira
3. Syntax and Production
Fernanda Ferreira & Paul E. Engelhardt
4. Speech Disorders
5. Functional Neuroimaging in Speech Production Studies
Thomas A. Zeffiro and Jennifer Frymiare
Section 2: Language Comprehension
6. Speech Perception Within a Biologically-realistic Information-theoretic Framework.
Keith R. Kluender & Michael Kiefte
7. The Perception of Speech
Jennifer S. Pardo & Robert E. Remez
8. Spoken Word Recognition
Delphine Dahan & James S. Magnuson
9. Visual Word Recognition: The Journey from Features to Meaning (A Travel Update)
David A. Balota, Melvin J. Yap, & Michael J. Cortese
10. Lexical Processing and Sentence Context Effects
Robin K. Morris
11. Semantic Memory
Beth A. Ober & Greg K. Shenaut
12. Syntactic Parsing
Martin J. Pickering & Roger P.G. van Gompel
Shari Speer & Allison Blodgett
14. The syntax-Semantic Interface: On-line Composition of Sentence Meaning
Brian D. McElree & Liina Pylkkänen
15. Constraint Satisfaction Accounts of Lexical and Sentence Comprehension
Maryellen C. MacDonald & Mark S. Seidenberg
16. Eye-Movement Control in Reading
Keith Rayner & Alexander Pollatsek.
17. Psycholinguistics Electrified II
Marta Kutas, Cyma K. van Petten, & Robert Kluender
18. Discourse Comprehension
Rolf A. Zwaan & David N. Rapp
19. Neuroimaging Contributions to the Understanding of Discourse Processes
Robert Mason & Marcel Just
20. Comprehension Ability in Mature Readers
Debra L. Long, Clinton L. Johns, & Phillip E. Morris
21. Figurative Language.
Raymond W. Gibbs & Herbert L. Colston
22. Eye Movements and Spoken Language Comprehension
Michael K. Tanenhaus & John C. Trueswell
23. Perspective taking and the Coordination of Meaning in Language Use
Dale J. Barr & Boaz Keysar
24. Comprehension Disorders in Aphasia: The Case of Sentences that Require Syntactic Analysis
David Caplan & Gloria Waters
25. Language Processing in Bilingual Speakers
Ana I. Schwartz & Judith F. Kroll
26. Psycholinguistic and Neurolinguistic Perspectives on Sign Languages
David P. Corina & Heather P. Knapp
Section 3: Language Development
27. Learning Language in Infancy
Anne Fernald & Virginia Marchman
28. Acquisition of Syntax and Semantics
Stephen Crain & Rosalind Thornton
29. Learning to Read
Richard K. Wagner, Shayne B. Piasta, and Joseph K. Torgesen
30. Cognitive and Linguistic Issues in the Study of Children with Specific Language Impairment
Laurence B. Leonard & Patricia Deevy
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- © Academic Press 2006
- 28th November 2006
- Academic Press
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Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA.
University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA.
Reviews of the previous edition:
"Presents a broad and deep overview of what psychologists have accomplished in the past couple of decades in understanding how language works... It summarizes an amazingly large body of experimental research very clearly, within a framework that lets readers decide that they know more about how words are read than they did before they read the chapter." --CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOLOGY