ERIC Number: EJ546717
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Lexical Activation Produces Potent Phonemic Percepts.
Samuel, Arthur G.
Cognitive Psychology, v32 n2 p97-127 Mar 1997
Several experiments involving 150 college students and adults provide evidence for top-down lexical to phonemic activation in auditory word processing. Results indicate that lexical activation can cause the perceptual process to synthesize a highly functional phonemic code. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Research supported by National Institute of Mental Health Grant R01MH5166301 and AFOSR Grant 91-0378.