Daniel Casasanto

The New School for Social Research

Assistant Professor of Psychology

6 East 16th Street

New York, NY 10003

United States

http://www.casasanto.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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1,236

SSRN CITATIONS

1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

53

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Whorf? Crosslinguistic Differences in Temporal Language and Thought

Language Learning, Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 63-79, 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 May 2009
Daniel Casasanto
The New School for Social Research
Downloads 361 (82,607)

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Whorfian Hypothesis, Space, TIme, Language, Greek, Psychophysics

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Embodiment of Abstract Concepts: Good and Bad in Right- and Left-Handers

Journal of Experimental Psychology: General Vol. 138, No. 3, pp. 351-367, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Daniel Casasanto
The New School for Social Research
Downloads 130 (221,040)

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abstract concepts, body-specificity hypothesis, embodied cognition, emotional valence, metaphor

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Time in the Mind: Using Space to Think About Time

Cognition, Vol. 106, pp. 579-593, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 May 2009
Daniel Casasanto and Lera Boroditsky
The New School for Social Research and Stanford University - Department of Psychology
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Metaphor, Time, Space, Embodied cognition

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Motor Action and Emotional Memory

Cognition, Vol. 115, No. 1, pp. 179-185, 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 May 2010
Daniel Casasanto and Katinka Dijkstra
The New School for Social Research and Erasmus University - Institute of Psychology
Downloads 80 (307,379)

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Autobiographical memory, Embodied cognition, Emotion, Language production, Motor action, Metaphor

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The Hands of Time: Temporal Gestures in English Speakers

Cognitive Linguistics, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 643-674, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Daniel Casasanto and Kyle Jasmin
The New School for Social Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 70 (331,830)

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gesture, metaphor, space, time

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Different Bodies, Different Minds:The Body Specificity of Language and Thought

Current Directions in Psychological Science, Vol. 20, No. 6, pp. 378–383, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Daniel Casasanto
The New School for Social Research
Downloads 65 (345,083)

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body-specificity hypothesis, concepts, embodied cognition, handedness, hemispheric specialization, motor experience

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Similarity and Proximity: When Does Close in Space Mean Close in Mind?

Memory & Cognition, Vol. 36, No. 6, pp. 1047-1056, 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 May 2009
Daniel Casasanto
The New School for Social Research
Downloads 63 (350,708)

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Metaphor, Space, Similarity

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Space and Time in the Child’s Mind: Evidence for a Cross-Dimensional Asymmetry

Cognitive Science, Vol. 34, pp. 387-405, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 May 2010
Daniel Casasanto, Olga Fotakopoulou and Lera Boroditsky
The New School for Social Research, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - School of Psychology and Stanford University - Department of Psychology
Downloads 62 (353,527)

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ATO, Conceptual development, Greek, Metaphor, Space, Time

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Body-Specific Representations of Action Verbs: Neural Evidence from Right- and Left-Handers

Psychological Science. Vol. 21, No. 1, pp, 67-74, 2010
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 04 May 2010
Roel M. Willems, Peter Hagoort and Daniel Casasanto
Radboud University Nijmegen - Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Radboud University Nijmegen - Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging and The New School for Social Research
Downloads 61 (356,435)

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body-specificity hypothesis, fMRI, handedness, semantics

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The QWERTY Effect: How Typing Shapes the Meanings of Words

Psychon Bull Review, Vol. 19, pp. 499–504, 2012
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Kyle Jasmin and Daniel Casasanto
affiliation not provided to SSRN and The New School for Social Research
Downloads 59 (362,414)

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motor action, meaning, orthography, typing, QWERTY, valence

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Good and Bad in the Hands of Politicians: Spontaneous Gestures During Positive and Negative Speech

PLoS ONE, Vol. 5, No. 7, July 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Daniel Casasanto and Kyle Jasmin
The New School for Social Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 51 (387,929)

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emotion, motivation, hemispheric specialization, handedness, body-specificity hypothesis

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Motivation and Motor Control: Hemispheric Specialization for Approach Motivation Reverses with Handedness

PLoS ONE, Vol. 7, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Daniel Casasanto and Geoffrey Brookshire
The New School for Social Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 48 (398,176)

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motivation, emotion, handedness, EEG, alpha-power asymmetry, sword and shield hypothesis

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A Functional Role for the Motor System in Language Understanding: Evidence from Theta-Burst Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

Psychological Science, Vol. 22, No. 7, pp. 849 –854, 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Radboud University Nijmegen - Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and The New School for Social Research
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language, cognitive neuroscience, psycholinguistics

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When Left is 'Right': Motor Fluency Shapes Abstract Concepts

Psychological Science, Vol. 22, No. 4, pp. 419 –422, 2011
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Daniel Casasanto and Evangelia Chrysikou
The New School for Social Research and University College London
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abstract concepts, body-specificity hypothesis, metaphor, motor training, space, valence

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Do Monkeys Think in Metaphors? - Representations of Space and Time in Monkeys and Humans

Cognition, Vol. 117, pp. 191-202, 2010
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Daniel Casasanto, Dustin Merritt and Elizabeth Brannon
The New School for Social Research, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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metaphor, time, space, monkeys, embodied cognition