Linguistics: Psycholinguistics

  • The Comprehension of Jokes: A Cognitive Science Framework book cover

    The Comprehension of Jokes

    A Cognitive Science Framework

    By Graeme Ritchie

    The Comprehension of Jokes consolidates and develops the tradition of analysing jokes, by defining a framework of concepts which are suited to capturing what happens when someone understands a joke. The collection of concepts presented improves upon past work on joke analysis, outlining a simple…

    Hardback – 2018-07-13 

  • The Psychological Power of Language book cover

    The Psychological Power of Language

    By Sayyed Mohsen Fatemi

    This book is on the psychology and power of language in creating realities. It presents both the theoretical and practical implications of language in various domains of our life including interpersonal, interpersonal, and educational realms.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-10 

  • An Introduction to Bilingualism: Principles and Processes book cover

    An Introduction to Bilingualism

    Principles and Processes, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jeanette Altarriba, Roberto R. Heredia

    The study of bilingualism and all of its aspects – from theory and models to social approaches and their practical applications – forms the cornerstone of the 2nd edition of this work. The chapters cover the latest advancements in the domains of psycholinguistics, neuroscience, creativity, and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-05 

  • Second Language Processing: An Introduction book cover

    Second Language Processing

    An Introduction

    By Nan Jiang

    Second Language Processing: An Introduction is the first textbook to offer a thorough introduction to the field of second language processing (SLP). The study of SLP seeks to illuminate the cognitive processes underlying the processing of a non-native language. While current literature…

    Paperback – 2018-04-02 
    Second Language Acquisition Research Series

  • Virginia Woolf and the Madness of Language book cover

    Virginia Woolf and the Madness of Language

    By Daniel Ferrer

    Originally published in 1990, Virginia Woolf and the Madness of Language explores the relationship between madness and the disruption of linguistic and structural norms in Virginia Woolf’s modernist novels, opening new ground in Woolfian studies, as well as in psychoanalytic criticism. Focusing on…

    Hardback – 2018-03-05
    Routledge Library Editions: Virginia Woolf

  • Explorations in Maximizing Syntactic Minimization book cover

    Explorations in Maximizing Syntactic Minimization

    By Samuel D. Epstein, Hisatsugu Kitahara, T. Daniel Seely

    This volume presents a series of papers written by Epstein, Kitahara and Seely, each of which explores fundamental linguistic questions and analytical mechanisms proposed in recent minimalist work, specifically concerning recent analyses by Noam Chomsky. The collection includes eight papers by…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Relational Semantics and the Anatomy of Abstraction book cover

    Relational Semantics and the Anatomy of Abstraction

    By Tamar Sovran

    This book presents a study of meaning relations, linking the philosophical tradition of conceptual analysis with recent theories and methodologies in cognitive semantics. Its main concern is the extent to which analyzing meaning relations between cognate words reveal the infrastructure of the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Neuropsycholinguistic Perspectives on Language Cognition: Essays in honour of Jean-Luc Nespoulous book cover

    Neuropsycholinguistic Perspectives on Language Cognition

    Essays in honour of Jean-Luc Nespoulous

    Edited by Corine Astesano, Mélanie Jucla

    This book brings together experts from the fields of linguistics, psychology and neuroscience to explore how a multidisciplinary approach can impact on research into the neurocognition of language. International contributors present cutting-edge research from cognitive and developmental psychology,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • The Language of Branding: Theory, Strategies, and Tactics book cover

    The Language of Branding

    Theory, Strategies, and Tactics

    By Dawn Lerman, Robert J. Morais, David Luna

    The Language of Branding: Theory, Strategies and Tactics will teach marketing students how to use language successfully to improve brand value and influence consumer behavior. Luna and Lerman are among only a few researchers who take a multidisciplinary perspective on the ways language…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13

  • The Development of School-based Literacy: A Social Ecological Perspective book cover

    The Development of School-based Literacy

    A Social Ecological Perspective

    By Anthony Pellegrini, Lee Galda

    Originally published in 1998. This book presents a model of social-contextual influences on children’s literacy and literate language. Literate language is similar to the language teachers use and to the language used in reading books for young children. Based on a longitudinal study in homes and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Early Word Learning book cover

    Early Word Learning

    Edited by Gert Westermann, Nivedita Mani

    Early Word Learning explores the processes leading to a young child learning words and their meanings. Word learning is here understood as the outcome of overlapping and interacting processes, starting with an infant’s learning of native speech sounds to segmenting proto-words from fluent speech,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-10
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

  • Subjectivity, Language and the Postcolonial: Beyond Bourdieu in South Africa book cover

    Subjectivity, Language and the Postcolonial

    Beyond Bourdieu in South Africa

    By Hannah Botsis

    In Subjectivity, Language and the Postcolonial, Hannah Botsis draws on theoretical work that exists at the intersection of critical social psychology, sociolinguistics and the political economy of language, to examine the relationships between language, subjectivity, materiality and political…

    Paperback – 2017-11-10
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

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