Morphological families in the mental lexicon
In case you object to the disclosure of your thesis, you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Jong, Nivja Helena de
[S.l. : s.n.]
MPI series in psycholinguistics ; 20
Number of pages
Display more detailsDisplay less details
Words can occur as constituents of other words. Some words have a high morphological productivity, in that they occur in many complex words, whereas others are morphological islands. Previous studies have found that the size of a word's morphological family can co-determine response latencies in lexical decision tasks. This thesis shows, using lexical decision as well as otherexperimental tasks, that the effect of family size is a semantic effect,reflecting the spreading of activation in the mental lexicon along the lines of morphological and semantic relatedness between words.
Upload full text
Use your RU credentials (u/z-number and password) tolog in with SURFconextto upload a file for processing by the repository team.