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Title The psychology of word meanings / edited by Paula J. Schwanenflugel
Published Hillsdale, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 292 pages)
Contents 1. Meaning and concepts / Gregory L. Murphy -- 2. Word meaning and word use / Barbara C. Malt -- 3. Cross-cultural aspects of word meanings / Paula J. Schwanenflugel, Benjamin G. Blount, and Pei-Jung Lin -- 4. The combination of prototype concepts / James Hampton -- 5. Predicating and nonpredicating combinations / Edward J. Shoben -- 6. Learning word meanings from definitions : problems and potential / Margaret G. McKeown -- 7. Beyond the instrumentalist hypothesis : some relationships between word meanings and comprehension / Steven A. Stahl -- 8. On the early influence of meaning in word recognition : a review of the literature / David A. Balota, F. Richard Ferraro, and Lisa T. Connor -- 9. Why are abstract concepts hard to understand? / Paula J. Schwanenflugel -- 10. Interpretation of word meanings by the cerebral hemispheres : one is not enough / Christine Chiarello
Notes Chiefly papers presented at the Psychology of Word Meaning Conference held March 3, 1989, at the University of Georgia
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Concepts -- Congresses.
Meaning (Psychology) -- Congresses.
Word recognition -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Schwanenflugel, Paula J.
University of Georgia. Institute for Behavioral Research.
Psychology of Word Meaning Conference (1989 : University of Georgia)
ISBN 0203772113
9780203772119 (e-book : PDF)
9781134755585 (e-book: PDF)
9781134755653 (e-book: ePub)
9781134755721 (e-book: Mobi)