Neighbourhood-frequency effects when primes and targets have different lengths

De Moor, W. and Brysbaert, M. (2000) Neighbourhood-frequency effects when primes and targets have different lengths. [Journal (Paginated)]

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The present study provides a further investigation of the neighborhood-frequency effect. Using the masked priming procedure, we found that the neighborhood-frequency effect is obtained not only with primes and targets of the same length but also with primes and targets of a different length. This result is not compatible with most current versions of the interactive activation model. Implications of the finding are discussed.

Item Type:Journal (Paginated)
Keywords:visual word recognition, interactive activation, neighbors
Subjects:Psychology > Cognitive Psychology
ID Code:3446
Deposited By: brysbaert, Dr. marc
Deposited On:04 Mar 2004
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:55

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