Brain Talk : discourse with and in the brain : papers from the first Birgit Rausing Language Program Conference in Linguistics, Lund, June 2008

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Brain Talk had as its theme, different aspects of language processing in the brain. The contributions focussed on the importance of context for the neurocognitive processing of language and speech in various communicative situations.
The present volume, the first in the Birgit Rausing Language program conference series, contains papers from the Brain talk conference. They have been grouped in to six general areas of research in language processing in the brain: Lexicon, Syntax, Pragmatics, Prosody, Processing and modelling, and Clinical aspects.


  • Kai Alter (Editor)
  • Merle Horne (Editor)
  • Magnus Lindgren (Editor)
  • Mikael Roll (Editor)
  • Janne von Koss Torkildsen (Editor)
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Psychology
  • General Language Studies and Linguistics
Original languageEnglish
Publisher[Publisher information missing]
Number of pages334
ISBN (Print)978-91-633-5561-5
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Publication categoryResearch

Publication series

NameBirgit Rausing Language Program Conference in Linguistics

Bibliographic note

The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Linguistics and Phonetics (015010003), Department of Psychology (012010000)

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