Table of contents for The representation and processing of compound words / edited by Gary Libben and Gonia Jarema.

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Preface and Overview vi
Notes on the Contributors xii
1Why Study Compound Processing? An overview of the issues 1 Gary Libben
2Compound Types 23 Wolfgang U. Dressler
3Compound Representation and Processing: A crosslanguage perspective 45 Gonia Jarema
4The Neuropsychology of Compound Words 71 Carlo Semenza and Sara Mondini
5Preschool Childrens Acquisition of Compounds 96 Elena Nicoladis
6DoghouseChienmaisonNiche: Approaches to the understanding of compound processing in bilinguals 125 Erika S. Levy, Mira Goral, and Loraine K. Obler
7Conceptual combination: Implictions for the mental lexicon 145 Christina L. Gagn and Thomas L. Spalding
8Processing Chinese compounds: A survey of the literature 169 James Myers
References 197
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Grammar, Comparative and general -- Compound words -- Psychological aspects.