Cognitive Psychology Chapter 9a Language Presentation Transcript
Cognitive Psychology Chapter 9a Language
Top down processes
Lexical and semantic factors
Neuropsychology of language
Classical Localization Model
Neurophysiology of language
Study Questions. • How has sentence ambiguity been used to study the psycholinguistics of grammar. • Describe the classical localization model of brain and language. How do different aphasias relate to the model. Give examples. 10/28/10 Oh freddled guntbuggly, thy micturations are to me As plurdled gabbleblothchits on a lugid bee Groop, I implore thee, my foonting turlingdromes And booptiously drangle me with crinkly bindlewurdles Or I will rend thee in the gobberwarts With my blurglecruncheon, see if I don’t Prostetnic Vogon Jeltz Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Is speech special?
Do we possess specialized neural mechanisms for perceiving speech?