Linking social effects in language processing to social effects in language evolution -





Authors & affiliation


How social changes altered the Germanic past tense system. An agent-based simulation

Dirk Pijpops, Katrien Beuls, Freek Van de Velde

University of Leuven


Modelling the social dynamics that lead to the emergence of bimodal bilingual communities


Connie de Vos1,2, Sean Roberts2, Bill Thompson3

1Radboud University, Nijmegen 2Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen 3Vrije Universiteit Brussel


Mind-reading vs. simulation in epistemically heterogeneous social networks

Gerhard Schaden

Université de Lille & CNRS UMR 8163 STL


Investigating the cultural and biological evolution of phonological systems using socio-indexical models of early phonological acquisition

Andrew R. Plummer

Ohio State University


Language evolution in the lab: The case of child learners


Limor Raviv1,2, Inbal Arnon3

1Department of Cognitive Science, Hebrew University, Jerusalem  2Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics,Nijmegen  3Department of Psychology, Hebrew University, Jerusalem


Understanding the roles of interaction and transmission in the evolution of systematicity: Evidence from artificial sign languages

Yasamin Motamedi, Marieke Schouwstra, Kenny Smith, Simon Kirby

University of Edinburgh


Language structure is shaped by contextual predictability


James Winters, Simon Kirby, Kenny Smith

Centre for Language Evolution, University of Edinburgh


Language moves towards abstraction in interaction

Lucía Castillo, Holly P. Branigan, Kenny Smith 

PPLS, University of Edinburgh


Making invisible "trouble" visible: Self-repair increases abstraction in dialogue

Gregory Mills

University of Groningen


The influence of shared information and mind reading abilities on performance in a referential communication game

Thomas Franz Müller1, Tiffany Morisseau2, Olivier Morin1

1Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena 2Central European University, Budapest


Children’s limited referential efficiency hinders emergence of expressive signaling systems

Vera Kempe1, Nicolas Gauvrit2, Alison Gibson1, Margaret Jamieson1

1Abertay University 2 Université Paris 8 & École Pratique des Hautes Études


When grasp height carries weight:

Informing others about invisible object properties

Laura Schmitz, Cordula Vesper, Natalie Sebanz, Günther Knoblich

Central European University, Budapest


To plan or to listen? The trade-off between comprehension and production in conversation

Sara Bögels, Marisa Casillas, Stephen C. Levinson

Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen


Correlation between social organization and space/time mapping: |The Avá-Canoeiro, Tapirapé and Mbyá Guaraní (Tupí-Guaraní) cases

Ariel Pheula do Couto e Silva, Enrique Huelva Unterbäumen



Forms of address in the Atlantic Trade: Syntax change from social hierarchy

Fernanda Maciel Ziober

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


The emergence of an intermediary linguistic variety between Modern Greek and Cypriot dialect

Maria Kyriakou

University of Strasbourg


The impact of identity and language attitude on tonal variation

Jingwei Zhang

Nanjing University


Relating perception and production in contact-induced change


Alexander Martin1, Marieke van Heugten2, Rene Kager3, Sharon Peperkamp1

1Laboratoire de Sciences Cognitives et Psycholinguistique (ENS, EHESS, CNRS) Ecole Normale Superieure – PSL Research University 2University at Buffalo, The State University of New York 3Utrecht Institute of Linguistics OTS, Utrecht University


Different communities, different brains: Neurophysiological evidence for effects of community-based conventionalization on language processing

Paul Yuchun Chang1, Chia-Lin Lee2, Hans-Jörg Schmid1

1Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich 2National Taiwan University


Processing the language of In- versus Out-group members

Sara Iacozza¹, Shiri Lev-Ari¹, Antje Mejer1,2

¹MPI for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, ²Radboud University, Nijmegen


Social influences on language processing

Tim  Beyer

University of Puget Sound


The impact of accent variation on children’s social preferences

Helen Buckler1, Melissa Paquette-Smith1, Jiyoun Choi 2, Elizabeth K. Johnson1

University of Toronto University of Western Sydney


Switching pitch profile in bilingual speech as a socially-determined behavioral pattern

Mikhail Ordin1, Ineke Mennen2

1Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language 2Universitaet Graz


From emotional arousal to interactive communication: A comparative approach to prosody in language evolution and acquisition

Piera Filippi

Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Vrije Universiteit Brussel


Word length and the effect of emotional prosody

Seung Kyung Kim

Aix Marseille Univ, CNRS, LPL, Aix-en-Provence, France



The influence of categorical labels on visual search among labeled and non labeled distractors



Maxim I. Morozov1, Alexey A. Kotov1, Tatyana N. Kotova2

1National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow 2Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)


Enhancing the effect of categorical perception by means of conceptual combinations


Alexey A. Kotov, Valeriya A. Belyaeva

National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow


Words activate categorization even before the category forming task has been offered

Alexey A. Kotov1, Tatyana N. Kotova2

1National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow 2Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)


The role of referential Intention in a word learning and generalization: the label-object association and the shared knowledge acquisition

Tatyana Kotova1, Alexey Kotov2 , Svetlana Shamanova2

1The Laboratory of Cognitive Research, Russian Academy for National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) 2The Laboratory of Cognitive Research, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow

Last checked 2016-09-09 by Shiri Lev-Ari

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