Gwenda L Schmidt

Summary

Affiliation: Hope College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Abnormalities in gamma-band responses to language stimuli in first-degree relatives of children with autism spectrum disorder: an MEG study
    Kristina L McFadden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus, 13001 E, 17th Place, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 12:213. 2012
  2. pmc Not all analogies are created equal: Associative and categorical analogy processing following brain damage
    Gwenda L Schmidt
    Department of Psychology, Hope College, 35 E 12th St, Holland, MI 49423, USA
    Neuropsychologia 50:1372-9. 2012
  3. pmc Absence of M100 source asymmetry in autism associated with language functioning
    Gwenda L Schmidt
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neuroreport 20:1037-41. 2009
  4. pmc Neural correlates of metaphor processing: the roles of figurativeness, familiarity and difficulty
    Gwenda L Schmidt
    Department of Psychology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Brain Cogn 71:375-86. 2009
  5. pmc Prescribed spatial prepositions influence how we think about time
    Alexander Kranjec
    Neurology Department and the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    Cognition 114:111-6. 2010
  6. pmc Stimulus design is an obstacle course: 560 matched literal and metaphorical sentences for testing neural hypotheses about metaphor
    Eileen R Cardillo
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, 3 West Gates, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Methods 42:651-64. 2010
  7. pmc Beyond laterality: a critical assessment of research on the neural basis of metaphor
    Gwenda L Schmidt
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:1-5. 2010
  8. pmc From novel to familiar: tuning the brain for metaphors
    Eileen R Cardillo
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19143, USA
    Neuroimage 59:3212-21. 2012

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Publications8

  1. pmc Abnormalities in gamma-band responses to language stimuli in first-degree relatives of children with autism spectrum disorder: an MEG study
    Kristina L McFadden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus, 13001 E, 17th Place, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 12:213. 2012
    ..This is of particular interest given that language impairments are a core symptom of ASD and may be part of the broad autism phenotype (BAP) seen in relatives...
  2. pmc Not all analogies are created equal: Associative and categorical analogy processing following brain damage
    Gwenda L Schmidt
    Department of Psychology, Hope College, 35 E 12th St, Holland, MI 49423, USA
    Neuropsychologia 50:1372-9. 2012
    ..We argue that categorical relations additionally rely on the right hemisphere because they are more difficult, abstract, and fragile, and contain more distant relationships...
  3. pmc Absence of M100 source asymmetry in autism associated with language functioning
    Gwenda L Schmidt
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neuroreport 20:1037-41. 2009
    ..An association was found between language functioning and the degree of asymmetry across the two groups of children, suggesting a possible relationship between functional-structural asymmetry and language ability...
  4. pmc Neural correlates of metaphor processing: the roles of figurativeness, familiarity and difficulty
    Gwenda L Schmidt
    Department of Psychology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Brain Cogn 71:375-86. 2009
    ..We conclude that the right hemisphere is involved in metaphor processing and that the factors of figurativeness, familiarity and difficulty are important in determining neural recruitment of semantic processing...
  5. pmc Prescribed spatial prepositions influence how we think about time
    Alexander Kranjec
    Neurology Department and the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    Cognition 114:111-6. 2010
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  6. pmc Stimulus design is an obstacle course: 560 matched literal and metaphorical sentences for testing neural hypotheses about metaphor
    Eileen R Cardillo
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, 3 West Gates, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Methods 42:651-64. 2010
    ..Supplemental data for this article may be downloaded from http://brm.psychonomic-journals.org/content/supplemental...
  7. pmc Beyond laterality: a critical assessment of research on the neural basis of metaphor
    Gwenda L Schmidt
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:1-5. 2010
    ..Finally, we outline a plausible model for the neural basis of metaphor. (JINS, 2009, 16, 1-5.)...
  8. pmc From novel to familiar: tuning the brain for metaphors
    Eileen R Cardillo
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19143, USA
    Neuroimage 59:3212-21. 2012
    ..Metaphor conventionalization entails a decreased neural load within semantic networks rather than a hemispheric or regional shift across brain areas...