ERIC Number: EJ621517
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Syntactic Parsing and Working Memory: The Effects of Syntactic Complexity, Reading Span, and Concurrent Load.
Vos, Sandra H.; Gunter, Thomas C.; Schriefers, Herbert; Friederici, Angela D.
Language and Cognitive Processes, v16 n1 p65 Feb 2001
Event-related brain potentials (ERPs) and behavioral measures were used to study the potential effects of individual differences in verbal working memory capacity on the processing of sentences with a local syntactic ambiguity in German. Results indicate that syntactic processes in language comprehension are related to individual differences in parsing strategies. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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