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Name: Edward  A.F.  Gibson
Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Homepage: http://web.mit.edu/bcs/gibson.html
State and/or Country: MA
USA   
Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Specialty: human sentence processing
Selected Publications: Gibson, E. (2000). The dependency locality theory: A distance-based theory of linguistic complexity. In Miyashita, Y., Marantz, A., & O'Neil, W. (Eds.), Image, language, brain (pp. 95-126), Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Gibson, E. (1998). Linguistic complexity: Locality of syntactic dependencies. Cognition, 68, 1-76.

Gibson, E. & Pearlmutter, N. (1998). Constraints on sentence comprehension. Trends in Cognitive Science, 2, 262-268.

Gibson, E. & Wexler, K. (1994). Triggers. Linguistic Inquiry, 25, 407-454.

Gibson, E. (1991). A computational theory of human linguistic processing: Memory limitations and processing breakdown, Ph.D. thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA.
Dissertation Director * of: Grammar, Uncertainty and Sentence Processing
(John Hale, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Redundancy and Syntactic Reduction in Spontaneous Speech
(Tim Jaeger, Author)

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.



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