The many facets of inhibitory control and their role in syntactic selection

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Korko, M., Coulson, M., Jones, A. and De Mornay Davies, P. 2023. The many facets of inhibitory control and their role in syntactic selection. Language and Cognition. pp. 1-27. https://doi.org/10.1017/langcog.2023.44
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TitleThe many facets of inhibitory control and their role in syntactic selection
AuthorsKorko, M., Coulson, M., Jones, A. and De Mornay Davies, P.
Abstract

There is accumulating evidence that distinct forms of domain-general inhibition underlie selection of lexical candidates from among co-activated representations in single word production. It is less clear whether similar control processes are engaged in resolution of syntactic conflict in sentence production. This study assessed the relative contribution of three types of inhibitory control operating at different stages of information processing to syntactic interference resolution in an active/passive voice production task. Inhibition of response execution (the anti-saccade effect) and resolution of representational conflict (the flanker effect) were related to the occurrence of repairs as well as sentence onset latencies in passive voice trials. The results suggest not only that general-purpose mechanisms may be in place that resolve conflict regardless of whether it stems from syntactic or non-syntactic (non-verbal) representations, but also that they operate at dissociable processing stages.

Keywordsinhibition; cognitive control; syntactic production; structural competition
Sustainable Development Goals9 Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Middlesex University ThemeCreativity, Culture & Enterprise
Research GroupCognitive Psychology & Neuroscience
LanguageEnglish
PublisherCambridge University Press (CUP)
JournalLanguage and Cognition
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Electronic1866-9859
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Online26 Sep 2023
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Accepted29 Aug 2023
Deposited26 Mar 2024
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Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1017/langcog.2023.44
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