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Simona Mancini

Simona Mancini

Postdoctoral Researcher

Linguistics, sentence comprehension, ERPs, eye-movements

E-Mail: s.mancini@bcbl.eu
Tel.: +34 943 309 300 (Ext. 205)

Publications

  • Mancini, S., Quiñones, I., Molinaro, N., Hernandez, J.A., & Carreiras, M., ( In Press ) Disentangling meaning in the brain: left-temporal involvement in agreement processing. Cortex.
  • Ristic, B., Molinaro, N., & Mancini, S., ( 2016 ) Agreement attraction in Serbian: Decomposing markedness. The Mental Lexicon, 11(2), 242-276. DOI: 10.1075/ml.11.2.04ris
  • Mancini, S., ( 2016 ) Physiology of Language. In T. Shackelford & V. Weekes-Schakelford (Eds). Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychology. Springer.
  • Caffarra, S., Zimnukhova, S., & Mancini, S., ( 2016 ) What usage can do: The effect of language dominance on simultaneous bilinguals’ morphosyntactic processing. Linguistics Vanguard, 2, 43-53. Doi: 10.1515/lingvan-2016-0020.
  • Carreiras, M., Quiñones, I., Mancini, S., Hernández-Cabrera, J.A. & Barber, H., ( 2015 ) Verbal and nominal agreement: an fMRI study. Neuroimage, 120,88–103. Doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.06.075
  • Mancini, S., Postiglione, F. Laudanna, A., & Rizzi, L., ( 2014 ) On the person-number distinction: subject-verb agreement processing in Italian. Lingua, 146, 28-38. doi: 10.1016/j.lingua.2014.04.014.
  • Mancini, S., Molinaro, N., Davidson, D. J., Avilés, A., & Carreiras, M. , ( 2014 ) Person and the syntax-discourse interface: an eye-tracking study of agreement. Journal of Memory & Language, 76, 141-157. doi: 10.1016/j.jml.2014.06.010.
  • Quiñones, I., Molinaro, N., Mancini, S., Hernández-Cabrera, J.A., & Carreiras, M. , ( 2014 ) Where agreement merges with disagreement: fMRI evidence of subject-verb integration. Neuroimage, 88, 188–201. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.11.038.
  • Mancini, S., Molinaro, N., & Carreiras, M. , ( 2013 ) Anchoring Agreement in Comprehension. Language & Linguistics Compass, 7/1: 1–21. DOI: 10.1111/lnc3.12008.
  • Mancini, S., Molinaro, N. & Carreiras, M., ( 2013 ) Anchoring Agreement. In M. Sanz, M. Tanenhaus, M. & I. Laka (Eds.), Language Down the Garden Path, Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp 280-293.
  • Pérez, A., Molinaro, N., Mancini, S., Barraza, P., & Carreiras, M. , ( 2012 ) Oscillatory dynamics related to the Unagreement pattern in Spanish. Neuropsychologia, 50(11), 2584–2597. doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2012.07.009.
  • Mancini, S., Molinaro, N., Rizzi, L., & Carreiras, M. , ( 2011 ) A person is not a number: discourse involvement in subject-verb agreement computation. Brain Research, 1410, 64-76. doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2011.06.055.
  • Mancini, S., Molinaro, N., Rizzi, L. & Carreiras, M., ( 2011 ) When persons disagree: an ERP study of Unagreement in Spanish. Psychophysiology, 48(10), 1361-1371. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8986.2011.01212.x.