Gabriella Vigliocco

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Semantic and syntactic forces in noun phrase production
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 28:46-58. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Motion detection and motion verbs: language affects low-level visual perception
    Lotte Meteyard
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychol Sci 18:1007-13. 2007
  3. pmc Iconicity as a general property of language: evidence from spoken and signed languages
    Pamela Perniss
    Deafness, Cognition and Language Research Centre, Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences research department, Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London London, UK
    Front Psychol 1:227. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Grammatical gender effects on cognition: implications for language learning and language use
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, England, UK
    J Exp Psychol Gen 134:501-20. 2005
  5. pmc Language and imagery: effects of language modality
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1H 0AP, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1859-63. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of grammatical class on word recognition
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Deafness, Cognition and Language Research Centre, Department of Psychology, University College London, 26 Bedford Way, London Q1 WC1H 0AP, UK
    Brain Lang 105:175-84. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Semantic similarity and grammatical class in naming actions
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College of London, 26 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AP, UK
    Cognition 94:B91-100. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Representing the meanings of object and action words: the featural and unitary semantic space hypothesis
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College of London, 26 Bedford Way, London WC1H OAP, UK
    Cogn Psychol 48:422-88. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of grammatical gender and semantics in German word production
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, England, UK
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 30:483-97. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Nouns and verbs in the brain: a review of behavioural, electrophysiological, neuropsychological and imaging studies
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    University College London, UK
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 35:407-26. 2011

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Semantic and syntactic forces in noun phrase production
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 28:46-58. 2002
    ..The authors replicated the results of the first 2 experiments, and no interaction was found. These findings suggest a feedforward flow of activation between lexico-semantic and lexico-syntactic information...
  2. ncbi request reprint Motion detection and motion verbs: language affects low-level visual perception
    Lotte Meteyard
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychol Sci 18:1007-13. 2007
    ..The results are discussed with reference to existing explanations of embodied processing and the potential of psychophysical methods for assessing interactions between language and perception...
  3. pmc Iconicity as a general property of language: evidence from spoken and signed languages
    Pamela Perniss
    Deafness, Cognition and Language Research Centre, Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences research department, Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London London, UK
    Front Psychol 1:227. 2010
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  4. ncbi request reprint Grammatical gender effects on cognition: implications for language learning and language use
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, England, UK
    J Exp Psychol Gen 134:501-20. 2005
    ..A final experiment provided further constraints: These effects during processing arise at a lexical-semantic level rather than at a conceptual level...
  5. pmc Language and imagery: effects of language modality
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1H 0AP, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1859-63. 2005
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  6. ncbi request reprint The role of grammatical class on word recognition
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Deafness, Cognition and Language Research Centre, Department of Psychology, University College London, 26 Bedford Way, London Q1 WC1H 0AP, UK
    Brain Lang 105:175-84. 2008
    ..Grammatical class effects only arose in the latter but not in the former condition thus providing evidence that word recognition does not recruit grammatical class information unless it is provided to the system...
  7. ncbi request reprint Semantic similarity and grammatical class in naming actions
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College of London, 26 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AP, UK
    Cognition 94:B91-100. 2005
    ..The results are taken to provide evidence for the separability of semantics and grammatical class...
  8. ncbi request reprint Representing the meanings of object and action words: the featural and unitary semantic space hypothesis
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College of London, 26 Bedford Way, London WC1H OAP, UK
    Cogn Psychol 48:422-88. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of grammatical gender and semantics in German word production
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, England, UK
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 30:483-97. 2004
    ..These results are discussed in the context of models of lexical retrieval during production...
  10. doi request reprint Nouns and verbs in the brain: a review of behavioural, electrophysiological, neuropsychological and imaging studies
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    University College London, UK
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 35:407-26. 2011
    ..These two general principles are incorporated within an emergentist view which takes these constraints into account...
  11. ncbi request reprint Semantic distance effects on object and action naming
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1, UK
    Cognition 85:B61-9. 2002
    ..We found that naming latencies for both object and action words were modulated by the semantic similarity between the exemplars in each block, providing evidence in both domains of graded semantic effects...
  12. ncbi request reprint The interplay of meaning, sound, and syntax in sentence production
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, England
    Psychol Bull 128:442-72. 2002
    ..Their 2nd goal was to propose an altemative framework that does not assume strict encapsulation but that maintains multiple levels of integration for production...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of semantics and grammatical class in the neural representation of words
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Department of Psychology, University College London, UK
    Cereb Cortex 16:1790-6. 2006
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  14. doi request reprint The representation of abstract words: why emotion matters
    Stavroula Thaleia Kousta
    Research Department of Cognitive, Perceptual, and Brain Sciences, University College London, London WC1H 0AP, England
    J Exp Psychol Gen 140:14-34. 2011
    ..We conclude with a discussion of our novel hypothesis for embodied abstract semantics...
  15. pmc The link between form and meaning in American Sign Language: lexical processing effects
    Robin L Thompson
    Deafness Cognition and Language Research Centre, Department of Cognitive, Perceptual, and Brain Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 35:550-7. 2009
    ..Overall, the findings suggest that completely arbitrary mappings between meaning and form may not be more advantageous in language and that, rather, arbitrariness may simply be an accident of modality...
  16. doi request reprint Noun and verb differences in picture naming: past studies and new evidence
    Simone Mätzig
    Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London, Chandler House, London, UK
    Cortex 45:738-58. 2009
    ..We argue that these claims are only justified when it can be shown that the impairments to the two categories occur for the same underlying reason and that the differences between the two categories are large...
  17. doi request reprint The link between form and meaning in British sign language: effects of iconicity for phonological decisions
    Robin L Thompson
    Deafness, Cognition and Language Research Centre, Department of Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 36:1017-27. 2010
    ..Thus, the current study extends previous work by demonstrating that iconicity effects permeate the entire language system, arising automatically even when access to meaning is not needed...
  18. doi request reprint Emotion words, regardless of polarity, have a processing advantage over neutral words
    Stavroula Thaleia Kousta
    Research Department of Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences, University College London, 26 Bedford Way, London, United Kingdom
    Cognition 112:473-81. 2009
    ..We found no asymmetry between negative and positive words and suggest that previous findings of such an asymmetry can be attributed to failure to control for a number of critical lexical variables and to a sampling bias...
  19. doi request reprint The road to language learning is iconic: evidence from British Sign Language
    Robin L Thompson
    Deafness, Cognition and Language Research Centre, University College London
    Psychol Sci 23:1443-8. 2012
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  20. ncbi request reprint An investigation of semantic errors in unimpaired and Alzheimer's speakers of Italian
    Federica Paganelli
    Department of Psychology, University College London, UK
    Cortex 39:419-39. 2003
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  21. doi request reprint The representation of abstract words: what matters? Reply to Paivio's (2013) comment on Kousta et al. (2011)
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Cognitive, Perceptual, and Brain Sciences Research Department, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1, England
    J Exp Psychol Gen 142:288-91. 2013
    ..Here, we address these different issues and clarify how our findings offer a way to move forward in the investigation of how abstract concepts are represented...
  22. doi request reprint The hands and mouth do not always slip together in British sign language: dissociating articulatory channels in the lexicon
    David P Vinson
    Deafness, Cognition, and Language Research Centre, Department of Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences, University College London, 26 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AP, United Kingdom
    Psychol Sci 21:1158-67. 2010
    ..Results were comparable for deaf and hearing signers; differences in language experience did not play a role. These results provide novel insight into coordinating different modalities in language production...
  23. ncbi request reprint The breakdown of semantic knowledge: insights from a statistical model of meaning representation
    David P Vinson
    Department of Psychology, University College London, 26 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AP, UK
    Brain Lang 86:347-65. 2003
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Event-related potentials to event-related words: grammatical class and semantic attributes in the representation of knowledge
    Horacio A Barber
    Research Department of Cognitive, Perceptual, and Brain Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Brain Res 1332:65-74. 2010
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  25. doi request reprint Integrating experiential and distributional data to learn semantic representations
    Mark Andrews
    Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Rev 116:463-98. 2009
    ..The semantic representations that are learned are based on statistical structures that exist both within and between the experiential and distributional data types...
  26. doi request reprint Reading time data for evaluating broad-coverage models of English sentence processing
    Stefan L Frank
    Department of Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Behav Res Methods 45:1182-90. 2013
    ..We describe stimuli selection and data collection and present descriptive statistics, as well as comparisons between the two sets of reading times. ..
  27. doi request reprint Verbs in space: axis and direction of motion norms for 299 English verbs
    Lotte Meteyard
    University College London, London, England
    Behav Res Methods 41:565-74. 2009
    ..Supplemental materials for this study may be downloaded from brm.psychonomic-journals.org/content/supplemental...
  28. doi request reprint Coming of age: a review of embodiment and the neuroscience of semantics
    Lotte Meteyard
    Clinical Language Sciences Section, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, Harry Pitt Building, University of Reading, London, UK
    Cortex 48:788-804. 2012
    ..For the future, research must carefully define the boundaries of semantic processing and tackle the representation of abstract entities...
  29. doi request reprint The British Sign Language (BSL) norms for age of acquisition, familiarity, and iconicity
    David P Vinson
    University College London, London, England
    Behav Res Methods 40:1079-87. 2008
    ..These norms may be downloaded from www.psychonomic.org/archive...
  30. doi request reprint Investigating linguistic relativity through bilingualism: the case of grammatical gender
    Stavroula Thaleia Kousta
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 34:843-58. 2008
    ..The results also have implications for models of bilingual semantic memory and processing...
  31. ncbi request reprint Semantic feature production norms for a large set of objects and events
    David P Vinson
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London, England
    Behav Res Methods 40:183-90. 2008
    ..Some of this research is summarized here. These norms may be downloaded from www.psychonomic.org/archive...
  32. ncbi request reprint The neural representation of abstract words: the role of emotion
    Gabriella Vigliocco
    Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences research department, Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London, London WC1H OAP, UK
    Cereb Cortex 24:1767-77. 2014
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  33. ncbi request reprint How does emotional content affect lexical processing?
    David Vinson
    a Department of Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Cogn Emot 28:737-46. 2014
    ..The authors suggest that emotional connotations facilitate processing due to the grounding of words' meanings in emotional experience. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint The neural substrate of naming events: effects of processing demands but not of grammatical class
    Simona Siri
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Vita Salute San Raffaele University and San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano, Italy
    Cereb Cortex 18:171-7. 2008
    ..In the present case, differences in left IFG activation emerge as a consequence of increasing linguistic and/or general processing demands...
  35. ncbi request reprint Semantic memory retrieval: cortical couplings in object recognition in the N400 window
    Gernot G Supp
    Institute of Human Computer Interfaces, University of Technology, Inffeldgasse 16a, A 8010 Graz, Austria
    Eur J Neurosci 21:1139-43. 2005
    ..Successful memory retrieval of picture meaning appears to be supported by networks comprising left temporal and parietal regions and bilateral frontal brain areas...