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Cohort Model of Auditory Word Recognition

  • By: Matthew H. Davis
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

The core idea at the heart of the cohort model is that human speech comprehension is achieved by processing incoming speech continuously as it is heard. At all times, the system computes the best interpretation of currently available input combining information ...