Juhani Järvikivi


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STEP2017! The Centre for Comparative Psycholinguistics organizes a week long Spring Training Workshop in current issues and methods in psycholinguistics in Edmonton, Alberta, May 15-20, 2017.

Words in the World! New SSHRC Talent Program Partnership Grant just announced!


Arnhold, A., Chen, A., & Järvikivi, J. (2016). Acquiring complex focus marking: Finnish four- to five-year-olds use prosody and word order in interaction. Frontiers in Psychology/Language Sciences. (Journal link).

Porretta, V., Tucker, B. V., & Järvikivi, J. (in press). The influence of gradient foreign accentedness and listener experience on word recognition. Journal of Phonetics. (Journal link)

Schumacher, P., Roberts, L., & Järvikivi, J. (2017). Agentivity drives real-time pronoun resolution: Evidence from German er and der. Lingua, 185, 25-41. (Journal link)

Järvikivi, J., Van Gompel, R. P. G., Hyönä, J. (2017). The interplay of implicit causality, structural heuristics, and anaphor type in ambiguous pronoun resolution. Journal of Psycholinguistic Research, 46, 525-550. (Journal link).


Järvikivi, J., Porretta, V., Paradis, J., Govindarajan, K. & Day, K. Language knowledge predicts 3-6 year-old mono- and bilingual children's pronoun processing.14th International Congress for the Study of Child Language (IASCL), Lyon, France, July 17-21, 2017.

Cooper, R., Charest, M., & Järvikivi, J. Cartoon competitions: The effect of visual animacy on children's sentence processing. 14th International Congress for the Study of Child Language (IASCL), Lyon, France, July 17-21, 2017.

Porretta, V., Kyröläinen, A-J., Van Rij, J., Järvikivi, J. Visual world paradigm data: From preprocessing to nonlinear time-course analysis. International Conference on Intelligent Decision Technologies (KES IDT 2017), Vilamoura, Portugal, June 21-23, 2017.

Hubert, I., & Järvikivi, J. The influence of individual personality differences in language comprehension. The 30th CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing (CUNY2017). MIT, Cambridge MA., USA, March 30 – April 1, 2017.

Iraola Azpiroz, M., Järvikivi, J., Allen, S., Roberts, L., & Schumacher, P. Resolution preferences in German: interpretative preferences of 6-year-olds. The 41st Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD 41). Boston, November 4-6, 2016.