The (randomly) selected focus publication for February 2020 is: Park, K., & Dubinsky, S. (2019). The syntax and semantics of negative questions and answers in Korean and English. Proceedings of the Linguistic Society of America 4, 19, 1-9. Washington DC: LSA. doi:10.3765/plsa.v4i1.4518 ABSTRACT Differences in Korean and English negative polarity questions (NPQs) are revealed by the interpretation of… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Member Publications
As part of an ongoing effort to promote the research conducted by IALSP members, this is an annual post highlighting member publications. Here, you can download a list of research by IALSP members that was published in 2019.
The (randomly) selected focus publication for December 2019 is: Bernhold, Q.S., & Giles, H. (2018). Ethnic differences in grandparent-grandchild affectionate communication: An extension of affection exchange theory research. Communication Reports, 31, 188-202, 2018. ABSTRACT Researchers have repeatedly called for more careful attention to how ethnicity and culture influence grandparent–grandchild communication. Using affection exchange theory as our guiding lens,… Read more »
The (randomly) selected focus publication for November 2019 is: Holtgraves, T., & Kraus, B. (2018). Processing scalar implicatures in conversational contexts: An ERP study. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 46, 93-108. ABSTRACT Scalar expressions are words that have both a semantic meaning (e.g., the semantic meaning of “some” is “more than one”) and a pragmatic meaning (e.g., the pragmatic meaning… Read more »
The (randomly) selected focus publication for October 2019 is: Cavallaro, F., Seilhamer, M. F., Ho, Y. Y., & Ng, B. C. (2018). Attitudes to Mandarin Chinese varieties in Singapore. Journal of Asian Pacific Communication, 28(2), 195-225. ABSTRACT This study aims to shed light on the attitudes of Chinese Singaporeans and Chinese nationals residing in Singapore to varieties of… Read more »