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Observer Article

Psychology of Language: From the 20th to the 21st Century

The late psychological scientist George Miller, in an article for the very first issue of APS’s flagship journal, called for the study of language to be considered across general theories of psychology. Gabriella Vigliocco reviews Miller’s article and provides insights on the direction that language psychology will take in the next quarter century. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring bilingualism and selective attention in infants, detectability of effects and replication, and visual processing across tasks. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: conformity and judgment; cognitive processing in bilingual speakers; and shifts from sadness to anxiety following the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. ... More>


Observation

Hernandez Recognized for Research on Language Learning

Arturo Hernandez, University of Houston, has been honored by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation with a Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award for his research showing how the brain learns and […]... More>


Speaking a second language may change how you see the world