Valian, V. & Coulson, S. (1988). Anchor points in language learning: The role of marker frequency. Journal of Memory and Language 27 (1): 71-86. PDF

Coulson, S. (1992). Is Incest Best? The Role of Pragmatic Scales and Cultural Models in Abortion Rhetoric. Center for Research in Language Newsletter 7 (2).  ASCII Version 

Coulson, S. (1994). Cognitive Science. Entry in Handbook of Pragmatics. (Ed.) Jan Blommaert. Wilrijk, Belgium: International Pragmatics Research Center. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.PDF

Coulson, S. & Flor, N. (1994). Rational choice and framing devices: Argumentation and computer programmers. Proceedings of the sixteenth annual conference of the cognitive science society. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Flor, N. & Coulson, S. (1996). Activity without intersubjectivity: A case study of side-by-side collaborative problem-solving. Cognitive Science Studies: Bulletin of the Japanese Cognitive Science Society 3: 63-76. 

Coulson, S. (1996). The Menendez Brothers Virus: Analogical Mapping in Blended Spaces. In Adele Goldberg (Ed.) Conceptual Structure, Discourse, and Language. Palo Alto, CA: CSLI, pp. 67-81.  ASCII Version  

Coulson, S. & Kutas, M. (1998). Frame-shifting and sentential integration. UCSD Cognitive Science Technical Report 98-03 PDF  

Coulson, S., King, J.W., Kutas, M. (1998a). Expect the unexpected: Event-related brain response to morphosyntactic violations. Language and Cognitive Processes13 (1): 21-58. PDF

Coulson, S., King, J.W., Kutas, M. (1998b). ERPs and domain specificity: Beating a straw horse. Language and Cognitive Processes 13 (6): 653-672. PDF

Coulson, S. & Fauconnier, G. (1999). Fake Guns and Stone Lions: Conceptual Blending and Privative Adjectives. In B. Fox, D. Jurafsky, & L. Michaelis (Eds.) Cognition and Function in Language. Palo Alto, CA: CSLI.  HTML Version   

Grady, J., Oakley, T., & Coulson, S. (1999). Conceptual Blending and Metaphor. In R. Gibbs (Ed.) Metaphor in Cognitive Linguistics. Amsterdam & Philadelphia: John Benjamins.  PDF 

Van Petten, C., Coulson, S., Plante, E., Rubin, S., & Parks, M. (1999). Timecourse of word identification and semantic integration in spoken language. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, & Cognition 25 (2): 394-417. PDF

Coulson, S. & Oakley, T. (2000). Blending Basics. Cognitive Linguistics11-3/4  PDF   

Kutas, M., Federmeier, K., Coulson, S., King, J.W., Muente, T.F. (2000). Language. In J.T. Cacioppo, L.G. Tassinary, & G.G. Berntson (Eds.), Handbook of Psychophysiology, 2nd ed. Cambridge University Press. PDF 

Coulson, S. & Kutas, M. (2001). Getting it: Human event-related brain response to jokes in good and poor comprehenders. Neuroscience Letters 316: 71-74.  PDF  

Coulson, S. & Matlock, T. (2001). Metaphor and the space structuring model. Metaphor & Symbol 16(3): 295-316. PDF

Coulson, S. (2002). Review of FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE AND FIGURATIVE THOUGHT by Albert N. Katz, Cristina Cacciari, Raymond Gibbs, Jr., and Mark Turner. Journal of Pragmatics 34: 335-340.   HTML Version   PDF

Coulson, S. & Van Petten, C. (2002). Conceptual Integration and Metaphor: An event-related potential study. Memory & Cognition 30: 958-968. PDF 

Coulson, S. (2003). Reasoning and rhetoric: Conceptual blending in political and religious rhetoric. In Elzbieta H. Oleksy & Barbara Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk (Eds.) Research and Scholarship in Integration Processes. Lodz, Poland: Lodz University Press, pp. 59-88.

Coulson, S. & Oakley, T. (2003). Metonymy and Conceptual Blending. In Klaus-Uwe Panther and Linda L. Thornburg (Eds.) Metonymy and Pragmatic Inferencing. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company.  HTML Version  (looks best in explorer) PDF

Coulson, S. (2004). Electrophysiology and pragmatic language comprehension. In I. Noveck and D. Sperber (Eds.), Experimental Pragmatics. San Diego: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 187-206. PDF (manuscript)

Coulson, S. & Lovett, C. (2004). Handedness, hemispheric asymmetry, and joke comprehension. Cognitive Brain Research 19: 275-288. PDF

Kemmer, L., Coulson, S., De Ochoa, E. & Kutas, M. (2004). Syntactic processing with aging: An event-relaed potential study. Psychophysiology 41(3):372-384. PDF

Coulson, S. & Federmeier, K.D. (In Press). Words in context: ERPs and the lexical/postlexical distinction. Journal of Psycholinguistic Research HTML Version  

Coulson, S. (2005). Extemporaneous blending: Conceptual integration in humorous discourse from talk radio. Style 39(2):107-122.  PDF

Coulson, S. (2005). The Literal/Nonliteral Distinction. In S. Coulson & B. Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk (Eds.) The Literal and the Nonliteral in Language and Thought. Berlin: Peter Lang, pp. 9-22.

Coulson, S. (2005). Sarcasm and the Space Structuring Model. In S. Coulson & B. Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk (Eds.) The Literal and the Nonliteral in Language and Thought. Berlin: Peter Lang, pp. 129-144.

Coulson, S. (2005). What’s so funny? Cognitive semantics and jokes. Cognitive Psychopathology/Psicopatologia cognitive 2(3): 67-78.

Coulson, S., Federmeier, K.D., Van Petten, C., & Kutas, M. (2005). Right hemisphere sensitivity to word- and sentence- level context: Evidence from event-related brain potentials. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, & Cognition 31: 129-147.  PDF

Coulson, S. & Oakley, T. (2005). Blending and coded meaning: Literal and figurative meanings in cognitive semantics. Journal of Pragmatics 37: 1510-1536.  PDF

Coulson, S. & Matlock, T. (2005). Cognitive Science. Entry in Handbook of Pragmatics. (Ed.) Jan Blommaert. Wilrijk, Belgium: International Pragmatics Research Center. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins. PDF

Coulson, S. & Williams, R.F. (2005). Hemispheric asymmetries and joke comprehension. Neuropsychologia43:128-141PDF

Coulson, S. & Wu, Y.C. (2005). Right Hemisphere Activation of Joke-Related Information: An Event-Related Brain Potential Study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 17:494-506.  PDF

Wu, Y.C. & Coulson, S. (2005). Meaningful gestures: Electrophysiological indices of iconic gesture comprehension. Psychophysiology 42: 654-667.  PDF

Bergen, B. & Coulson, S. (2006). Frame-shifting humor in simulation-based language understanding. IEEE Intelligent Systems 21(2): 59-62.  PDF

Coulson, S. (2006). Conceptual Blending in Thought, Rhetoric, and Ideology. In G. Kristiansen & R. Dirven (Eds.), Cognitive Linguistics: Current Applications and Future Perspectives. Amsterdam: John H. Benjamins, pp. 187-210.  PDF

Coulson, S. (2006). Constructing meaning. Metaphor & Symbol 21: 245-266.  PDF

Coulson, S. (2006). Metaphor and Conceptual Blending. In Keith Brown (Editor-in-Chief), Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, 2nd Edition. Oxford: Elsevier, pp. 32-39.

Coulson, S. & Oakley, T. (2006).  Purple Persuasion: Conceptual Blending and Deliberative Rhetoric.  In J. Luchenbroers, (Ed.) Cognitive Linguistics: Investigations across languages, fields, and philosophical boundaries. Amsterdam: John H. Benjamins, pp. 47-65.  PDF

Coulson, S. & Pascual, E. (2006). For the sake of argument: Mourning the unborn and reviving the dead through conceptual blending. Annual Review of Cognitive Linguistics 4: 153-181.  PDF

Coulson, S., Urbach, TP, & Kutas, M. (2006). Looking back: Joke comprehension and the space structuring model. Humor 19(3): 229-250.  PDF

Flor, NV, Coulson, S, & Maglio, PP. (2006). Schema blending and stable structure in online social systems. International Journal of Web Based Communities 2(2): 143-159.  PDF

Coulson, S. (2007). Electrifying Results: ERP Data and Cognitive Linguistics. In Gonzalez-Marquez, M, Mittelberg, I, Coulson, S, and Spivey, M. (Eds.), Methods in Cognitive Linguistics. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.  PDF

Coulson, S. & Severens, E. (2007). Hemispheric asymmetry and pun comprehension: When cowboys have sore calves. Brain & Language100:172-187.  PDF

Coulson, S. & Van Petten, C. (2007). A special role for the right hemisphere in metaphor comprehension: An ERP Study. Brain Research 1146: 128-145.  PDF

Kiang, M., Light, G.A., Prugh, J., Coulson, S., Braff, D.L., & Kutas, M. (2007). Cognitive, neurophysiological, and functional correlates of proverb interpretation abnormalities in schizophrenia. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. doi:10.1017/S1355617707070816.  PDF

Wu, Y.C. & Coulson, S. (2007). How iconic gestures enhance communication: An ERP study. Brain & Language 101:234-245.  PDF

Wu, Y.C. & Coulson, S. (2007). Iconic gestures prime related concepts: An ERP study. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review 14:57-63.  PDF

Brang, D., Edwards, L., Ramachandran, V.S., & Coulson, S. (2008). Is the sky 2? Contextual priming in grapheme-color synaesthesia. Psychological Science 19: 421-428.  PDF

Coulson, S. (2008). Framing and blending in persuasive discourse. In Rema Rossini Favretti (Ed.), Frames, Corpora, and Knowledge Representation. Bologna: Bononia University Press, pp. 33-42.  PDF

Coulson, S. (2008). Metaphor comprehension and the brain. In R.W. Gibbs (Ed.) Metaphor and Thought, 3rd edition. Cambridge & New York: Cambridge University Press.

Oakley, T. & Coulson, S. (2008). Connecting the dots: Mental spaces and metaphoric language in discourse. In T. Oakley & A. Hougaard (Eds.) Mental Spaces in Discourse and Interaction. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, pp. 27-50. PDF 

Teuscher, U., McQuire, M., Collins, J., & Coulson, S. (2008). Congruity effects in time and space: Behavioral and ERP measures.  Cognitive Science 32: 563-578.  PDF

Boudreau, C., McCubbins, M., & Coulson, S. (2009). Knowing when to trust others: An ERP study of decision-making after receiving information from unknown people. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neurosciences 4: 23-34.  PDF

Coulson, S. (Accepted, 2009). Cognitive Neuroscience of Figurative Language. In M.J. Spivey, M. Joanisse, & K. McCrae & (Eds.). The Cambridge Handbook of Psycholinguistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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