Situational demands and emotional significance during language processing

Delaney-Busch, Nathaniel.
2017-04-19T18:06:27.284Z

Abstract: The meaning of a word is more than definition. The comprehension of the words "love" or "death" entails a deep understanding of the social and emotional implications, as wells as contextual and motivational significance. In this dissertation, we explore the neuroscience of how emotional content, local context, and task demands influence word processing. In chapter I, we describe analytic... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Psychology.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011727
ID: tufts:21202
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