Language Comprehension: A Biological Perspective

  • Angela D. Friederici

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Ulrich H. Frauenfelder, Caroline Floccia
    Pages 1-40
  3. Anne Cutler
    Pages 41-70
  4. Pienie Zwitserlood
    Pages 71-99
  5. Herbert Schriefers
    Pages 101-132
  6. Johannes Engelkamp, Ralf Rummer
    Pages 133-174
  7. Evelyn Ferstl, Giovanni Flores d’Arcais
    Pages 175-210
  8. Gerard Kempen
    Pages 211-227
  9. Leo Noordman, Wietske Vonk
    Pages 229-263
  10. Angela D. Friederici
    Pages 265-304
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 305-316

About this book


This revised and updated second edition provides a complete and comprehensive overview of research in the area of language comprehension at a high scientific standard. With contributions written by experts in each of the different fields of language comprehension from input to representation, it provides a critical discussion and weighting of the large number of papers and data that have been published in this field in the last decade.


Comprehension Kognition Language Sprache Verstehen Word recognition Worterkennung architecture cognition morphology neurobiology research

Authors and affiliations

  • Angela D. Friederici
    • 1
  1. 1.Max Planck Institute of Cognitive NeuroscienceLeipzigGermany

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-64201-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-59967-5
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