Journal article

A practical primer on processing semantic property norm data

Erin M Buchanan, Simon De Deyne, Maria Montefinese

Cognitive Processing | SPRINGER HEIDELBERG | Published : 2019

Abstract

Semantic property listing tasks require participants to generate short propositions (e.g., [Formula: see text], [Formula: see text]) for a specific concept (e.g., DOG). This task is the cornerstone of the creation of semantic property norms which are essential for modeling, stimuli creation, and understanding similarity between concepts. Despite the wide applicability of semantic property norms for a large variety of concepts across different groups of people, the methodological aspects of the property listing task have received less attention, even though the procedure and processing of the data can substantially affect the nature and quality of the measures derived from them. The goal of t..

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Grants

Awarded by European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Grant


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Grant Agreement No. 702655 and by the University of Padua (SID 2018) to MM.