How do gestures influence thinking and speaking? The gesture-for-conceptualization hypothesis

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Kita, S.; Alibali, M.; Chu, M.;
  • Publisher: American Psychological Association
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1037/rev0000059
  • Subject: BF

People spontaneously produce gestures during speaking and thinking. The authors focus here on gestures that depict or indicate information related to the contents of concurrent speech or thought (i.e., representational gestures). Previous research indicates that such ge... View more
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