On the Shallow Processing (Dis)Advantage: Grammar and Economy

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Koornneef, Arnout; Reuland, Eric;
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Psychology,volume 7 (issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00082, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00082/full, pmc: PMC4748861
  • Subject: Hypothesis and Theory | grammar | Logical form | Psychology | good-enough processing | BF1-990 | economy hierarchy | variable binding | coreference | anaphoric dependencies | (reflexive) pronouns | discourse

In the psycholinguistic literature it has been proposed that readers and listeners often adopt a ‘good-enough’ processing strategy in which a ‘shallow’ representation of an utterance driven by (top-down) extra-grammatical processes has a processing advantage over a ‘dee... View more
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