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Over-reliance on English hinders cognitive science

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English is the dominant language in the study of human cognition and behavior: the individuals studied by cognitive scientists, as well as most of the scientists themselves, are frequently English speakers. However, English differs from other languages in ways that have consequences for the whole of the cognitive sciences, reaching far beyond the study of language itself. Here, we review an emerging body of evidence that highlights how the particular characteristics of English and the linguis...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.tics.2022.09.015

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Oxford college:
St Hugh's College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0132-216X
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Trends in Cognitive Sciences More from this journal
Volume:
26
Issue:
12
Pages:
1153-1170
Publication date:
2022-10-14
Acceptance date:
2022-09-22
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EISSN:
1879-307X
ISSN:
1364-6613
Pmid:
36253221
Language:
English
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Review
Pubs id:
1286678
Local pid:
pubs:1286678
Deposit date:
2022-12-01

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