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Bozic, M., Fonteneau, E., Su, L., Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2015). Grammatical analysis as a distributed neurobiological function, Human Brain Mapping, 36(3), 1190-1202, doi: 10.1002/hbm.22696. [PDF]

Fonteneau, E., Bozic, M. & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2015). Brain network connectivity during language comprehension: interacting linguistic and perceptual subsystems. Cerebral Cortex, 25(10), 3962-3976. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhu283. [PDF]

Thwaites, A., Nimmo-Smith, I., Fonteneau, E., Patterson, R., Buttery, P. & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2015). Tracking cortical entrainment in neural activity: Auditory processes in human temporal cortex. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 9(5). doi:10.3389/fncom.2015.00005. [PDF]


Marslen-Wilson, W.D., Bozic, M., & Tyler, L.K. (2014). Morphological systems in their neurobiological contexts. In M. Gazzaniga, (Ed) The Cognitive Neurosciences, 5th Edition, MIT Press. Cambridge, MA.

Su, L., Zulfiqar, I., Jamshed, F., Fonteneau, E. & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2014). Mapping tonotopic organization in human temporal cortex: representational similarity analysis in EMEG source space. Frontiers in Neuroscience. 8:368. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2014.00368. [PDF]

Whiting, C.M., Shtyrov, Y., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2014). Real-time functional architecture of visual word recognition. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27(2)246-265. [PDF]


Whiting, C.M., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., & Shtyrov, Y. (2013). Neural dynamics of inflectional and derivational processing in spoken word comprehension: laterality and automaticity. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 759. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2013.00759. [PDF]

Bozic, M., Szlachta, Z., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2013). Cross-linguistic parallels in processing derivational morphology: Evidence from Polish. Brain & Language, 127, 533-538. [PDF]

Bozic, M., Tyler, L.K., Su, L., Wingfield, C., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2013). Neurobiological systems for lexical representation and analysis in English. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 1678-1691. [PDF]

Bozic, M., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2013). Neurocognitive mechanisms for processing inflectional and derivational complexity in English. Psihologija, 46, 437-452. [PDF]

Griffiths, J.D., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., Stamatakis, E.A. & Tyler L.K. (2013). Functional Organization of the Neural Language System: Dorsal and Ventral Pathways Are Critical for Syntax. Cerebral Cortex, 23(1), 139-147. [PDF]


Su, L., Fonteneau, E., Marslen-Wilson, W.D. & Kriegeskorte, N. (2012). Spatiotemporal Searchlight Representational Similarity Analysis in EMEG Source Space. Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in NeuroImaging. [PDF]

Szlachta, Z., Bozic, M., Jelowicka, A., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2012). Neurocognitive dimensions of lexical complexity in Polish. Brain and Language, 121, 219-225. [PDF]

Zhuang, J., Tyler, L.K., Randall, B., Stamatakis, E.A. & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2012). Optimally efficient neural systems for processing spoken language. Cerebral Cortex, Advance Access, DOI:10.1093/cercor/bhs366. [PDF]


Boudelaa, S. & Marslen-Wilson, W. D. (2011). Productivity and priming: morphemic decomposition in Arabic. Language and Cognitive Processes, 26, 624-652. [PDF]

Orfanidou, E., Davis, M.H., Ford, M.A., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2011). Perceptual and response components in repetition priming of spoken words and pseudowords. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 64(1), 96-121. [PDF]

Orfanidou, E., Davis, M.H., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2011). Orthographic and semantic opacity in masked and delayed priming: Evidence from Greek. Language and Cognitive Processes, 26(4-6), 530-557. [PDF]

Papoutsi, M., Stamatakis, E.A., Griffiths, J.D., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., & Tyler, L.K. (2011). Is left fronto-temporal connectivity essential for syntax? Effective connectivity, tractography and performance in left-hemisphere damaged patients. NeuroImage, 58(2), 656-664. [PDF]

Tyler, L.K., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., Randall, B., Wright, P., Devereux, B.J., Zhuang, J., Papoutsi, M., Stamatakis, E.A. (2011). Left inferior frontal cortex and syntax: Function, structure and behaviour in left-hemisphere damaged patients. Brain, 134(2), 415-431. [PDF]

Wright, P., Randall, B., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., & Tyler, L.K. (2011). Dissociating linguistic and task-related activity in LIFG. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23(2), 404-413. [PDF]

Zhuang, J., Randall, B., Stamatakis, E.A., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., & Tyler, L.K. (2011). The interaction of lexical semantics and cohort competition in spoken word recognition: An fMRI study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23(12), 3778-3790. [PDF]


Boudelaa, S., Pulvermüller, P., Hauk, O., Shtyrov, Y.,  &  Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2010). Arabic Morphology in the neural language system: A mismatch negativity study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22, 998-1010. [PDF]

Boudelaa, S., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2010). ARALEX: A lexical database for Modern Standard Arabic. Behavior Research Methods, 42(2), 481-487. [PDF]

Bozic, M., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2010). Neurocognitive contexts for morphological complexity: dissociating inflection and derivation. Language and Linguistic Compass, 11, 1063-1073. [PDF]

Bozic, M., Tyler, L.K., Ives, D.T., Randall, B, & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2010). Bi-hemispheric foundations for human speech comprehension. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 107, 17439-17444. [PDF]

Ford, M.A., Davis, M.H., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2010). Derivational morphology and base morpheme frequency. Journal of Memory and Language, 63(1),117-130. [PDF]

Longworth, C.E., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2010). Language comprehension. In Guendouzi, J., Loncke, F & Williams M. (Eds), The handbook of psycholinguistics and cognitive processes: perspectives in communication disorders.

Tyler, L.K., Shafto, M.A., Randall, B., Wright, P., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., Stamatakis, E.A. (2010). Preserving Syntactic Processing across the Adult Life Span: The Modulation of the Frontotemporal Language System in the Context of Age-Related Atrophy. Cerebral Cortex, 20(2), 352-364. [PDF]

Tyler, L.K., Wright, P., Randall, B., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., & Stamatakis, E.A. (2010). Reorganisation of syntactic processing following LH brain damage: Does RH activity preserve function? Brain, 133(11), 3396-3408. [PDF]


Hauk, O., Pulvermüller, F., Ford, M., Marslen-Wilson, W. D., & Davis, M. H. (2009). Can I have a quick word? Early electrophysiological manifestations of psycholinguistic processes revealed by event-related regression analysis of the EEG. Biological Psychology, 80(1), 64-74. [PDF]

Zhou, Z., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2009). Pseudohomophone effects in processing Chinese compound words. Language and Cognitive Processes, 24, 1009-1038. [PDF]


Marslen-Wilson, W. D., Bozic, M., & Randall, B. (2008). Early decomposition in visual word recognition: dissociating morphology, form, and meaning. Language and Cognitive Processes, 23(3), 394-421. [PDF]

Post, B., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., Randall, B. & Tyler, L.K. (2008). The processing of English regular inflections: Phonological cues to morphological structure. Cognition, 109, 1-17. [PDF]

Tyler, L.K., & Marslen-Wilson, W.D. (2008). Fronto-temporal brain systems supporting spoken language comprehension. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, Theme Issue ‘The perception of speech: from sound to meaning’, 363, 1037-1054. [PDF]


Bozic, M., Marslen-Wilson, W., Stamatakis, E. A., Davis, M. H., & Tyler, L. K. (2007). Differentiating morphology, form and meaning: Neural correlates of morphological complexity. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 19, 1464-1475. [PDF]

Marslen-Wilson, W. D. & Tyler, L. K. (2007). Morphology, language and the brain: The decompositional substrate for language comprehension. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society: Biological Sciences , 362, 823-836. [PDF]


Rastle, K., Tyler, L. K., & Marslen-Wilson, W. (2006). New evidence for morphological errors in deep dyslexia. Brain and Language, 97(2), 189-199. [PDF]


Longworth, C. E., Keenan, S. E., Barker, R. A., Marslen-Wilson, W. D., & Tyler, L. K. (2005). The basal ganglia and rule-governed language use: Evidence from vascular and degenerative conditions. Brain, 128(3), 584-596. [PDF]

Longworth, C. E., Marslen-Wilson, W. D., Randall, B., & Tyler, L. K. (2005). Getting to the meaning of the regular past tense: Evidence from neuropsychology. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17(7), 1087-1097. [PDF]

Marslen-Wilson, W. D., & Tyler, L. K. (2005). The lexicon, grammar, and the past tense: Dissociation revisited. In M. Tomasello & D. Slobin (Eds.), Beyond Nature-Nurture: Essays in Honour of Elizabeth Bates (pp. 263-279). Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. [PDF]

Stamatakis, E. A., Marslen-Wilson, W. D., Tyler, L. K., & Fletcher, P. C. (2005). Cingulate control of fronto-temporal integration reflects linguistic demands: A three-way interaction in functional connectivity. Neuroimage, 28(1), 115-121. [PDF]

Tyler, L. K., Marslen-Wilson, W. D., & Stamatakis, E. A. (2005). Differentiating lexical form, meaning, and structure in the neural language system. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 102(23), 8375-8380. [PDF]

Tyler, L. K., Marslen-Wilson, W., & Stamatakis, E. A. (2005). Dissociating neuro-cognitive component processes: Voxel-based correlational methodology. Neuropsychologia, 43(5), 771-778. [PDF]

Tyler, L. K., Stamatakis, E. A., Post, B., Randall, B., & Marslen-Wilson, W. (2005). Temporal and frontal systems in speech comprehension: An fMRI study of past tense processing. Neuropsychologia, 43(13), 1963-1974. [PDF]


Rodd, J. M., Gaskell, M. G., & Marslen-Wilson, W. D. (2004). Modelling the effects of semantic ambiguity in word recognition. Cognitive Science, 28(1), 89-104. [PDF]

Tyler, L. K., Stamatakis, E. A., Jones, R. W., Bright, P., Acres, K., & Marslen-Wilson, W. D. (2004). Deficits for semantics and the irregular past tense: A causal relationship? Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 16(7), 1159-1172. [PDF]


Marslen-Wilson, W. D., & Tyler, L. K. (2003). Capturing underlying differentiation in the human language system. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 7(2), 62-63. [PDF]


Rodd, J. M., Gaskell, M. G., & Marslen-Wilson, W. D. (2002). Making sense out of ambiguity: Semantic competition in lexical access. Journal of Memory and Language, 46(2), 245-266. [PDF]

Tyler, L. K., deMornay-Davies, P., Anokhina, R., Longworth, C., Randall, B., & Marslen-Wilson, W. D. (2002). Dissociations in processing past tense morphology: Neuropathology and behavioural studies. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 14(1), 79-94. [PDF]

Tyler, L. K., Randall, B., & Marslen-Wilson, W. D. (2002). Phonology and neuropsychology of the English past tense. Neuropsychologia, 40(8), 1154-1166. [PDF]


Rastle, K., Davis, M. H., Marslen-Wilson, W. D., & Tyler, L. K. (2000). Morphological and semantic effects in visual word recognition: A time-course study. Language and Cognitive Processes, 15(4/5), 507-537. [PDF]