DAVID L KEMMERER

Summary

Affiliation: Purdue University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Are the motor features of verb meanings represented in the precentral motor cortices? Yes, but within the context of a flexible, multilevel architecture for conceptual knowledge
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Lyles Porter Hall, Purdue University, 715 Clinic Drive, West Lafayette, IN, 47907, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 22:1068-75. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Word classes in the brain: implications of linguistic typology for cognitive neuroscience
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, United States Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, United States Electronic address
    Cortex 58:27-51. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Body ownership and beyond: connections between cognitive neuroscience and linguistic typology
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, United States Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, United States Electronic address
    Conscious Cogn 26:189-96. 2014
  4. pmc An investigation of semantic similarity judgments about action and non-action verbs in Parkinson's disease: implications for the Embodied Cognition Framework
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University West Lafayette, IN, USA Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University West Lafayette, IN, USA Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Neurology, University of Iowa Iowa City, IA, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:146. 2013
  5. pmc Behavioral patterns and lesion sites associated with impaired processing of lexical and conceptual knowledge of actions
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Iowa College of Medicine, IA, USA
    Cortex 48:826-48. 2012
  6. pmc The Two-Level Theory of verb meaning: An approach to integrating the semantics of action with the mirror neuron system
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, W Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Brain Lang 112:54-76. 2010
  7. pmc Searching for the elusive neural substrates of body part terms: a neuropsychological study
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychol 25:601-29. 2008
  8. doi request reprint A case of impaired verbalization but preserved gesticulation of motion events
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychol 24:70-114. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Neuroanatomical distribution of five semantic components of verbs: evidence from fMRI
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, 1353 Heavilon Hall, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Brain Lang 107:16-43. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint A critique of Mark D. Allen's "the preservation of verb subcategory knowledge in a spoken language comprehension deficit"
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, 1353 Heavilon Hall, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Brain Lang 106:72-8. 2008

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Are the motor features of verb meanings represented in the precentral motor cortices? Yes, but within the context of a flexible, multilevel architecture for conceptual knowledge
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Lyles Porter Hall, Purdue University, 715 Clinic Drive, West Lafayette, IN, 47907, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 22:1068-75. 2015
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Word classes in the brain: implications of linguistic typology for cognitive neuroscience
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, United States Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, United States Electronic address
    Cortex 58:27-51. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Body ownership and beyond: connections between cognitive neuroscience and linguistic typology
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, United States Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, United States Electronic address
    Conscious Cogn 26:189-96. 2014
    ..Both of these independent lines of investigation are summarized, and a number of interdisciplinary connections between them are discussed. ..
  4. pmc An investigation of semantic similarity judgments about action and non-action verbs in Parkinson's disease: implications for the Embodied Cognition Framework
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University West Lafayette, IN, USA Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University West Lafayette, IN, USA Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Neurology, University of Iowa Iowa City, IA, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:146. 2013
    ..These results provide new insights about language processing in PD, and they raise important questions about the explanatory scope of the Embodied Cognition Framework...
  5. pmc Behavioral patterns and lesion sites associated with impaired processing of lexical and conceptual knowledge of actions
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Iowa College of Medicine, IA, USA
    Cortex 48:826-48. 2012
    ..Regarding theoretical implications, the study provides new support for the Embodied Cognition Framework, which maintains that conceptual knowledge is grounded in sensorimotor systems...
  6. pmc The Two-Level Theory of verb meaning: An approach to integrating the semantics of action with the mirror neuron system
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, W Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Brain Lang 112:54-76. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Searching for the elusive neural substrates of body part terms: a neuropsychological study
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychol 25:601-29. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint A case of impaired verbalization but preserved gesticulation of motion events
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychol 24:70-114. 2007
    ..These findings improve our understanding of how some brain-damaged individuals with severe aphasia but without manual apraxia can successfully employ gesture to augment the semantic content of their speech...
  9. ncbi request reprint Neuroanatomical distribution of five semantic components of verbs: evidence from fMRI
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, 1353 Heavilon Hall, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Brain Lang 107:16-43. 2008
    ..Virtually all of the predictions were confirmed. Taken together, these findings support the Simulation Framework and extend our understanding of the neuroanatomical distribution of different aspects of verb meaning...
  10. ncbi request reprint A critique of Mark D. Allen's "the preservation of verb subcategory knowledge in a spoken language comprehension deficit"
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, 1353 Heavilon Hall, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Brain Lang 106:72-8. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The semantics of space: integrating linguistic typology and cognitive neuroscience
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, 1353 Heavilon Hall, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Neuropsychologia 44:1607-21. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Big brown dog or brown big dog? An electrophysiological study of semantic constraints on prenominal adjective order
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Brain Lang 100:238-56. 2007
    ..Finally, we discuss how all of these findings fit into the broader context of recent ERP studies that have reported atypical N400s and robust P600s in response to certain types of semantic anomalies...
  13. ncbi request reprint The spatial and temporal meanings of English prepositions can be independently impaired
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Audiology and Speech Sciences and Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 0771, USA
    Neuropsychologia 43:797-806. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint A double dissociation between the meanings of action verbs and locative prepositions
    David Kemmerer
    Department of Audiology and Speech Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1353, USA
    Neurocase 9:421-35. 2003
    ..This constitutes preliminary evidence that the meanings of action verbs and locative prepositions are represented by partially independent neural networks in the brain...
  15. doi request reprint A functional role for motor simulation in identifying tools
    Jessica K Witt
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1215-9. 2010
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Research Grants1

  1. Neural Basis of Semantic Constraints on Adjective Order
    David Kemmerer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This will be done by recording event-related potentials in normal adults while they read examples of natural and unnatural adjective orders. [unreadable] [unreadable]..