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Understanding the linguistic mind and its natural causes.
Elliot Murphy Ph.D.
Do the categories of rationalist vs. empiricist still have relevance?
A unique case study reveals that the presence of temporal language areas may be necessary for frontal language areas to develop.
New research brings into question long-held assumptions in cognitive neuroscience.
How does the brain recruit acoustic information to aid the generation of linguistic predictions?
We are increasingly allowing words to substitute material reality—but do words even have the power to describe the real world adequately?
Recent research examines how the brain processes speech across different age groups.
New research explores how we learn to chunk syllables into larger units and do so rapidly.
Does age impact how we listen to audiobooks? New research suggests that older adults process language in subtly different ways than younger adults.
Elliot Murphy, Ph.D., is the author of The Oscillatory Nature of Language.