Edward Gibson

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

77 Massachusetts Avenue

50 Memorial Drive

Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (4)

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Poor Writing, not Specialized Concepts, Drives Processing Difficulty in Legal Language

Cognition 2022, 224, 105070. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cognition.2022.105070
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 08 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2022
Eric Martínez, Frank Mollica and Edward Gibson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Edinburgh and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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law and language, psycholinguistics, empirical legal studies, law and cognitive science, corpus analysis, computational linguistics

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So Much for Plain Language: An Analysis of the Accessibility of United States Federal Laws Over Time

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Eric Martínez, Frank Mollica and Edward Gibson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Edinburgh and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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law and language, psycholinguistics, empirical legal studies, law and cognitive science, corpus analysis

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A Noisy-Channel Approach to Depth-Charge Illusions

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Jun 2022
Yuhan Zhang, Rachel Ryskin and Edward Gibson
Harvard University - Department of Linguistics, University of California, Merced and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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depth-charge sentence, semantic illusion, noisy-channel framework, speech error, language comprehension

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Structural, Functional, and Processing Perspectives on Linguistic Island Effects

Annual Review of Linguistics, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp. 495-525, 2022
Posted: 20 Jan 2022
Harvard University, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Université de Paris, Université de Paris and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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