Lauren L Emberson

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Overheard cell-phone conversations: when less speech is more distracting
    Lauren L Emberson
    Psychology Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1383-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Timing is everything: changes in presentation rate have opposite effects on auditory and visual implicit statistical learning
    Lauren L Emberson
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 64:1021-40. 2011

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Overheard cell-phone conversations: when less speech is more distracting
    Lauren L Emberson
    Psychology Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1383-8. 2010
    ..Thus, we provide a cognitive explanation for why overheard cell-phone conversations are especially irritating: Less-predictable speech results in more distraction for a listener engaged in other tasks...
  2. doi request reprint Timing is everything: changes in presentation rate have opposite effects on auditory and visual implicit statistical learning
    Lauren L Emberson
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 64:1021-40. 2011
    ..Additional experiments confirmed that this modality-specific effect was not due to cross-modal interference or attentional manipulations. These findings suggest that ISL is rooted in modality-specific, perceptually based processes...