Publications

Articles

  • Tomlinson, John, Todd M. Bailey & Lewis Bott. 2013. Possibly all of that and then some: Scalar implicatures are understood in two steps. Journal of Memory and Language, Vol. 69. 18-35.
  • Tomlinson, John, Qiang Liu & Jean E. Fox Tree. 2013. The perceptual nature of stress shifts. Language and Cognitive Processes. 1-2.
  • Tomlinson, John & Stavros Assimakapolous. 2013. The dynamics of pragmatic enrichment during metaphor processing: activation vs. suppression. In Markus Knauff, Michael Pauen, Natalie Sebanz & Ipke Wachsmuth (eds.), Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, 145 - 150.
  • Tomlinson, John & Lewis Bott. 2013. How intonation contrains pragmatic inference. In Markus Knauff, Michael Pauen, Natalie Sebanz & Ipke Wachsmuth (eds.), Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, 3569 - 3575.
  • Tomlinson, Jr.,  J. M. & Fox Tree,  J.E. 2011. Listeners’ comprehension of uptalk in spontaneous speech. Cognition 119,1,  58-69.
  • de Marneffe, M., Tomlinson, Jr., J. M., Pineda, M., & Sumner, M. (2011). The integration of frequency and phonetic variation in the perception of accented speech. In L. Carlson, C.  Hölscher, & T. Shipley (eds.), Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive  Science Society. Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
  • Richardson, D. C., Dale, R. & Tomlinson, Jr., J. M. (2009). Conversation, gaze coordination, and beliefs about visual context. Cognitive Science 33,  1468-1482.
  • Tomlinson, Jr., J. M. & Fox Tree, J. E. (2009). Talking it up: How the functions of rising declaratives depend on prolongations and listeners’ expectations. In N.A Taatgen & H. van Rijn (eds.). Proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science  Society. Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
  • Fox Tree, J. E. & Tomlinson, Jr. J. M. (2008). The rise of like in spontaneous quotations. Discourse Processes 45, 1-18.
  • Tomlinson, Jr. J. M. & Richardson, D. C. (2007). Do you believe what eye believe? In B. Kokinov,  D.C. Richardson, T. R. Roth Berghofer, & Vieu (Eds.). Modeling and Using Context: The Proceedings of the 6th International and Interdisciplinary Conference of CONTEXT 2007,482-492. Berlin: Springer Verlag.

Manuscripts in preparation

  • Tomlinson, Jr., J. M. & Bott, L. A. (in prep). How prosody constrains pragmatic inference.
  • Tomlinson, Jr. J. M., Assimakapolous, & Bott, L.A. (in prep). Contextual effects on metaphor processing: activation vs. suppression.
  • Assimakapolous, S, Tomlinson, Jr., J. M., & Bott, L.A. (in prep). The dynamics of local context in the processing of figurative speech.
  • Bott, L. A., Tomlinson, Jr., J. M., & Bailey, T. (in prep). Order implicatures are faster (but less accurate) than explicit meaning.