Research Output 1988 2020

2010

The theory of natural selection

Fodor, J. & Piattelli-Palmarini, M., Apr 30 2010, In : TLS - The Times Literary Supplement. 5587, p. 6 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural Selection
5 Citations (Scopus)

What is language, that it may have evolved, and what is evolution, that it may apply to language

Piattelli-Palmarini, M., Jan 1 2010, The Evolution of Human Language: Biolinguistic Perspectives. Cambridge University Press, p. 148-162 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

language
biology
projection
physics
linguistics
5 Citations (Scopus)

What it means to be phonetic or phonological: The case of Romanian devoiced nasals

Tucker, B. V. & Warner, N., Aug 2010, In : Phonology. 27, 2, p. 289-324 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phonetics
phonology
acoustics
fairy tale
assimilation
2009

All language understanding is a psycholinguistic guessing game

Bever, T. G., Dec 17 2009, Defying Convention, Inventing the Future in Literacy Research and Practice: Essays in Tribute to Ken and Yetta Goodman. Routledge, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

psycholinguistics
language

A special tribute to David A. Swinney, Ph.D

Nicol, J. L., Jun 2009, In : Journal of Psycholinguistic Research. 38, 3, p. 327 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Cues to perception of reduced flaps

Warner, N., Fountain, A. V. & Tucker, B. V., 2009, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 125, 5, p. 3317-3327 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cues
acoustics
deletion
phonetics
Consonant
11 Citations (Scopus)

Form and meaning in Hiaki (Yaqui) verbal reduplication

Harley, H. B. & Leyva, M. F., Apr 2009, In : International Journal of American Linguistics. 75, 2, p. 233-272 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reduplication
Reduplicant
Iteration
Habitual Aspect
Lexical Item
44 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibited sound change: An evolutionary approach to lexical competition

Blevins, J. & Wedel, A. B., 2009, In : Diachronica. 26, 2, p. 143-183 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

merger
Lexical Competition
Sound Change
Evolutionary
Homophony
1 Citation (Scopus)

Minimalist Behaviorism: The Role of the Individual in Explaining Language Universals

Bever, T. G., May 1 2009, Language Universals. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Behaviorism
Language
Linguistics
Semantics
Habits
8 Citations (Scopus)

Processing missing vowels: Allophonic processing in Japanese

Ogasawara, N. & Warner, N., 2009, In : Language and Cognitive Processes. 24, 3, p. 376-411 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustics
acoustics
listener
Word Processing
Phonetics
6 Citations (Scopus)

Revitalization in a scattered language community: Problems and methods from the perspective of Mutsun language revitalization

Warner, N., Luna, Q., Butler, L. & Van Volkinburg, H., Jul 2009, In : International Journal of the Sociology of Language. 198, p. 135-148 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

language
community
teaching situation
Revitalization
Language Revitalization
2008
15 Citations (Scopus)

Behavior: A biolinguistic agenda

Hauser, M. D. & Bever, T. G., Nov 14 2008, In : Science. 322, 5904, p. 1057-1059 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neurobiology
Language
9 Citations (Scopus)

Indigenous language policies in social practice: The case of Navajo

McCarty, T. L., Romero-Little, M. E. & Zepeda, O., 2008, Sustaining Linguistic Diversity: Endangered and Minority Languages and Language Varieties. Georgetown University Press, p. 159-172 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Public Policy
Language
guar gum
New Zealand
Paraguay

Introduction: The In(ter)dependence of event structure, aspect and tense

Folli, R. & Harley, H. B., Nov 2008, In : Lingua. 118, 11, p. 1657-1663 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

event
Tense-aspect
Event Structures

Introduction

Karimi, S., Jan 30 2008, In : Unknown Journal. 4, p. xiii-xx

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Introduction

Gussenhoven, C. & Warner, N., Aug 22 2008, Laboratory Phonology 7. Walter de Gruyter GmbH and Co. KG, p. xiii-xviii

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Laboratory phonology 7

Gussenhoven, C. & Warner, N., Aug 22 2008, Walter de Gruyter GmbH and Co. KG. 719 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

phonology
phonetics
psycholinguistics
Phonology
Automatic Speech Recognition
2 Citations (Scopus)

Language as ergonomic perfection

Piattelli-Palmarini, M., Hancock, R. & Bever, T. G., 2008, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 31, 5, p. 530-531 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metaphor
Human Engineering
Language
Linguistics
Cognition
16 Citations (Scopus)

On Object Positions, Specificity, and Scrambling in Persian

Karimi, S., Jan 30 2008, Word Order and Scrambling. Wiley Blackwell, Vol. 4. p. 91-124 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Specificity
Semantic Relations
Syntactic Relations
Scrambling
1 Citation (Scopus)
language
recourse
linguistics
history
Minimalist Program

Prosodic Phonology

Hammond, M., Jan 14 2008, The Handbook of English Linguistics. John Wiley and Sons, p. 411-432 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

phonology
linguistics
Prosodic Phonology
Phonology
Approximation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Scrambling

Karimi, S., Nov 2008, In : Linguistics and Language Compass. 2, 6, p. 1271-1293 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

language
typology
literature
13 Citations (Scopus)

Still a bridge too far? Biolinguistic questions for grounding language on brains

Piattelli-Palmarini, M. & Uriagereka, J., Dec 2008, In : Physics of Life Reviews. 5, 4, p. 207-224 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric grounding
brain
Brain
Dynamical systems
Language
34 Citations (Scopus)

Teleology and animacy in external arguments

Folli, R. & Harley, H. B., Feb 2008, In : Lingua. 118, 2, p. 190-202 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Italian language
teleology
event
ability
Grammaticality

The canonical form constraint: Language acquisition via a general theory of learning

Bever, T. G., Dec 21 2008, Crosslinguistic Approaches to the Psychology of Language: Research in the Tradition of Dan Isaac Slobin. Psychology Press Taylor & Francis Group, p. 321-332 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Language
Learning
1 Citation (Scopus)

Topic and Focus Scope Positions in Navajo

Hale, K., Jelinek, E. & Willie, M. A., Jan 30 2008, Word Order and Scrambling. Wiley Blackwell, Vol. 4. p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Word Order and Scrambling

Karimi, S., Jan 30 2008, Wiley Blackwell. 385 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

linguistics
language
psycholinguistics
language acquisition
Scrambling
2007
5 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of spontaneous Japanese in a multi-language telephone-speech corpus

Arai, T., Warner, N. & Greenberg, S., 2007, In : Acoustical Science and Technology. 28, 1, p. 46-48 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

telephones
vowels
deletion
interruption
proportion
64 Citations (Scopus)

Causation, obligation, and argument structure: On the nature of little v

Folli, R. & Harley, H. B., Mar 2007, In : Linguistic Inquiry. 38, 2, p. 197-238 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pricing
obligation
asymmetry
semantics
Argument Structure
47 Citations (Scopus)

Feedback and regularity in the lexicon

Wedel, A. B., 2007, In : Phonology. 24, 1, p. 147-185 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regularity
phonetics
grammar
symbol
phonology

Introduction: Perfectivity, telicity and the Nordic languages

Harley, H. B., Folli, R. & Jensen, B., Jan 1 2007, In : Nordic Journal of Linguistics. 30, 2, p. 149-155 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

linguistics
language
Telicity
Nordic Languages
Perfectivity
27 Citations (Scopus)

Language policies in practice: Preliminary findings from a large-scale national study of Native American language shift

Romero-Little, M. E., McCarty, T. L., Warhol, L. & Zepeda, O., Sep 2007, In : TESOL Quarterly. 41, 3, p. 607-618 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

language policy
language
Language Shift
Native American Languages
Language Policy

Programming for Linguists: Perl for Language Researchers

Hammond, M., Dec 13 2007, wiley. 219 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

programming
language
website
Programming
Language
2006
6 Citations (Scopus)

Affix-favored contrast inequity and psycholinguistic grounding for non-concatenative morphology

Ussishkin, A. P., Jul 2006, In : Morphology. 16, 1, p. 107-125 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Grounding
Affix
Psycholinguistics
Lexical Retrieval
Nonconcatenative Morphology
86 Citations (Scopus)

Exemplar models, evolution and language change

Wedel, A. B., Oct 1 2006, In : Linguistic Review. 23, 3, p. 247-274 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

language change
linguistics
Exemplar Models
Language Change
asymmetry
4 Citations (Scopus)

Making a dictionary for community use in language revitalization: The case of Mutsun

Warner, N., Butler, L. & Luna-Costillas, Q., Sep 2006, In : International Journal of Lexicography. 19, 3, p. 257-285 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dictionary
language
community
Dictionary
Language Revitalization
25 Citations (Scopus)
planning
discourse
language
endangerment
Language
20 Citations (Scopus)

On the licensing of causatives of directed motion: Waltzing matilda all over

Folli, R. & Harley, H. B., Aug 2006, In : Studia Linguistica. 60, 2, p. 121-155 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

license
semantics
Telicity
Causative
Licensing
19 Citations (Scopus)

Orthographic vs. morphological incomplete neutralization effects

Warner, N., Good, E., Jongman, A. & Sereno, J., Apr 2006, In : Journal of Phonetics. 34, 2, p. 285-293 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

neutralization
Phonetics
orthography
cause
experiment
2 Citations (Scopus)

Semitic morphology: Root-based or word-based?

Ussishkin, A. P., Jul 2006, In : Morphology. 16, 1, p. 37-40 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

The on-line study of sentence comprehension: An examination of dual task paradigms

Nicol, J. L., Swinney, D., Love, T. & Hald, L., May 2006, In : Journal of Psycholinguistic Research. 35, 3, p. 215-231 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

comprehension
paradigm
examination
study materials
demand
13 Citations (Scopus)

What language says about the psychology of events

Folli, R. & Harley, H. B., Mar 2006, In : Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 10, 3, p. 91-92 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Language
Psycholinguistics
Psychology
Linguistics
Research
2005
7 Citations (Scopus)

Constructing filler-gap dependencies in Chinese possessor relative clauses

Lin, C. C. J., Fong, S. & Bever, T. G., 2005, PACLIC 19 - Proceedings of the 19th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fillers
Experiments
Possessor
Filler-gap Dependencies
Relative Clauses
46 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of event type in Persian complex predicates

Folli, R., Harley, H. B. & Karimi, S., Oct 2005, In : Lingua. 115, 10, p. 1365-1401 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

interdependence
determinants
event
evidence
Syntax
8 Citations (Scopus)

Existential impersonals

Carnie, A. H. & Harley, H. B., Apr 2005, In : Studia Linguistica. 59, 1, p. 46-65 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

event
Telic
Impersonals
Impersonal Passives
literature
14 Citations (Scopus)

Phonological and statistical effects on timing of speech perception: Insights from a database of Dutch diphone perception

Warner, N., Smits, R., McQueen, J. M. & Cutler, A., May 2005, In : Speech Communication. 46, 1, p. 53-72 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Speech Perception
Noise
Timing
Portion Size
Databases

Separating similar effects of conjunction and intonation in the resolution of lexical ambiguity

Jackson, S., Townsend, D. & Bever, T. G., Aug 2005, In : Studia Linguistica. 59, 2-3, p. 259-278 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lexical Ambiguity
Intonation
phonetics
semantics
experiment
30 Citations (Scopus)

The acquisition of phonology based on input: A closer look at the relation of cross-linguistic and child language data

Zamuner, T. S., Gerken, L. & Hammond, M., Oct 2005, In : Lingua. 115, 10, p. 1403-1426 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phonology
linguistics
language
grammar
Coda
36 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of social content on deductive reasoning: An fMRI study

Canessa, N., Gorini, A., Cappa, S. F., Piattelli-Palmarini, M., Danna, M., Fazio, F. & Perani, D., Sep 2005, In : Human Brain Mapping. 26, 1, p. 30-43 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parietal Lobe
Frontal Lobe
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Psychology
Brain
15 Citations (Scopus)

The evolution of the narrow faculty of language: The skeptical view and a reasonable conjecture

Piattelli-Palmarini, M. & Uriagereka, J., Jan 1 2005, In : Lingue e Linguaggio. 4, 1, p. 27-80 54 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

syntax
language
reorganization
grammar
present