Key papers

This selection is a good start to get an idea of what we’re up to in the project. For more, scroll down for preprints or all publications.

Dingemanse, M. (2020). Resource-rationality beyond individual minds: the case of interactive language use. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 43, 23–24. doi: 10.1017/S0140525X19001638 PDF
Dingemanse, M. (2020). Between Sound and Speech: Liminal Signs in Interaction. Research on Language and Social Interaction, 53(1), 188–196. doi: 10.1080/08351813.2020.1712967 PDF
Dingemanse, M., & Woensdregt, M. (2020). The cultural evolution of collateral signals. In Y. Motamedi, M. Schouwstra, & P. Filippi (Eds.), Redrawing the boundaries of language (Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference (EvoLang 13 workshop). doi: 10.17617/2.3190925 PDF
Woensdregt, M., & Dingemanse, M. (2020). Modelling the Role of Other-Initiated Repair in Facilitating the Emergence of Compositionality. In A. Ravignani, C. Barbieri, M. Martins, M. Flaherty, Y. Jadoul, E. Lattenkamp, … T. Verhoef (Eds.), The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference (EvoLang13) (pp. 474–476). doi: 10.17617/2.3190925 PDF
© James Yang for our piece in Scientific American

Preprints

Fresh stuff that is under review or in press currently. We welcome your feedback on this work!

Blokpoel, M., Dingemanse, M., Woensdregt, M., Kachergis, G., Bögels, S., Toni, I., & van Rooij, I. (2019). Pragmatic communicators can overcome asymmetry by exploiting ambiguity (preprint). Open Science Framework. doi:/10.31219/osf.io/q56xs PDF
Rasenberg, M., Ozyurek, A., & Dingemanse, M. (2020). Alignment in multimodal interaction: an integrative framework (preprint). PsyArXiv. doi:/10.31234/osf.io/pbw6f PDF
Woensdregt, M., Cummins, C., & Smith, K. (2019). A computational model of the cultural co-evolution of language and mindreading (preprint). PsyArXiv. Retrieved from https://psyarxiv.com/3bmsx/ PDF

Everything

This list includes all articles and preprints authored and co-authored by members supported by the project since its start in autumn 2018.

Woensdregt, M., Cummins, C., & Smith, K. (2019). A computational model of the cultural co-evolution of language and mindreading (preprint). PsyArXiv. Retrieved from https://psyarxiv.com/3bmsx/ PDF
Woensdregt, M., & Dingemanse, M. (2020). Modelling the Role of Other-Initiated Repair in Facilitating the Emergence of Compositionality. In A. Ravignani, C. Barbieri, M. Martins, M. Flaherty, Y. Jadoul, E. Lattenkamp, … T. Verhoef (Eds.), The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference (EvoLang13) (pp. 474–476). doi: 10.17617/2.3190925 PDF
Rasenberg, M., Dingemanse, M., & Özyürek, A. (2020). Lexical and Gestural Alignment in Interaction and the Emergence of Novel Shared Symbols. In A. Ravignani, C. Barbieri, M. Martins, M. Flaherty, Y. Jadoul, E. Lattenkamp, … T. Verhoef (Eds.), The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference (EvoLang13) (pp. 356–358). doi: 10.17617/2.3190925 PDF
Rasenberg, M., Ozyurek, A., & Dingemanse, M. (2020). Alignment in multimodal interaction: an integrative framework (preprint). PsyArXiv. doi:/10.31234/osf.io/pbw6f PDF
Nielsen, A. K. S., & Dingemanse, M. (2020). Iconicity in Word Learning and Beyond: A Critical Review. Language and Speech. doi: 10.1177/0023830920914339 PDF
Kapron-King, A., Kirby, S., & Woensdregt, M. (2020). Modelling Cultural Evolution of Pragmatic Communication When Language Co-Develops With Perspective-Taking. In A. Ravignani, C. Barbieri, M. Martins, M. Flaherty, Y. Jadoul, E. Lattenkamp, … T. Verhoef (Eds.), The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference (EvoLang13). doi: 10.17617/2.3190925 PDF
Dingemanse, M., Blythe, J., & Dirksmeyer, T. (2018). Formats for other-initiation of repair across languages: an exercise in pragmatic typology. In I. A. Nikolaeva (Ed.), Linguistic Typology: Critical Concepts in Linguistics (Vol. 4, pp. 322–357). Routledge. PDF
Dingemanse, M., Perlman, M., & Perniss, P. (2020). Construals of iconicity: experimental approaches to form–meaning resemblances in language. Language and Cognition, 12(1), 1–14. doi: 10.1017/langcog.2019.48 PDF
Dingemanse, M., & Woensdregt, M. (2020). The cultural evolution of collateral signals. In Y. Motamedi, M. Schouwstra, & P. Filippi (Eds.), Redrawing the boundaries of language (Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference (EvoLang 13 workshop). doi: 10.17617/2.3190925 PDF
Dingemanse, M., & Thompson, B. (2020). Playful iconicity: structural markedness underlies the relation between funniness and iconicity. Language and Cognition, 12(1), 203–224. doi: 10.1017/langcog.2019.49 PDF
Dingemanse, M. (2019). “Ideophone” as a comparative concept. In K. Akita & P. Pardeshi (Eds.), Ideophones, Mimetics, Expressives (pp. 13–33). Amsterdam: John Benjamins. PDF
Dingemanse, M. (2020). Between Sound and Speech: Liminal Signs in Interaction. Research on Language and Social Interaction, 53(1), 188–196. doi: 10.1080/08351813.2020.1712967 PDF
Dingemanse, M. (2020). Resource-rationality beyond individual minds: the case of interactive language use. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 43, 23–24. doi: 10.1017/S0140525X19001638 PDF
Dideriksen, C., Fusaroli, R., Tylén, K., Dingemanse, M., & Christiansen, M. H. (2019). Contextualizing Conversational Strategies: Backchannel, Repair and Linguistic Alignment in Spontaneous and Task-Oriented Conversations. In Proceedings of CogSci 2019 (pp. 261–267). Montreal. PDF
Blokpoel, M., Dingemanse, M., Woensdregt, M., Kachergis, G., Bögels, S., Toni, I., & van Rooij, I. (2019). Pragmatic communicators can overcome asymmetry by exploiting ambiguity (preprint). Open Science Framework. doi:/10.31219/osf.io/q56xs PDF