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UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN - MADISON
DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY
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Phone: (608) 262-6989
Office: 597 Psychology

Gernsbacher Lab

I research cognitive neuroscience of human communication and attention. I’m also interested in atypical communication and cognition, as well as electronically mediated communication (including electronic interaction for online learning and education).

Representative Publications

Gernsbacher, M.A., & Pripas-Kapit, S. (2012).  Who's missing the point?  A commentary on claims that autistic persons have a specific deficit in figurative language comprehension.  Metaphor & Symbol, 27, 93-105.

Gallese, V., Gernsbacher, M.A., Heyes, C., Hickok, G., & Iacoboni, M. (2011).  Mirror neuron forum.  Perspectives on Psychological Science, 6, 369-407.  PDF

Stevenson, J.A., Harp, B. & Gernsbacher, M.A. (2011) Infantilizing autism.  Disability Studies Quarterly, 31(3). HTML
 
 
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