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2018

Simplicity biases operate at item and system level. An iterated learning study

Papa, A., Stadje, M., Kirby, S. & Tamariz, M. Apr 2018 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Evolution of Language Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Cuskley, C., Flaherty, M., Little, H., McCrohon, L., Ravignani, A. & Verhoef, T. (eds.). 29

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The cultural evolution of communicative conventions: interactions between population connectivity dynamics and cognitive biases

Segovia Martin, J. & Tamariz, M. Apr 2018 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Evolution of Language Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Cuskley, C., Flaherty, M., Little, H., McCrohon, L., Ravignani, A. & Verhoef, T. (eds.). 46

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The role of teaching in iterated language transmission

Kempe, V., Cichon, K., Tamariz, M. & Gauvrit, N. Apr 2018 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Evolution of Language Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Cuskley, C., Flaherty, M., Little, H., McCrohon, L., Ravignani, A. & Verhoef, T. (eds.). 27

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2017

Iterated Teaching Can Optimize Language Functionality

Kempe, V., Cichon, K., Gauvrit, N. & Tamariz, M. 26 Jul 2017 Proceedings of the 39th Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.

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functionality
Teaching
language
expert
learning
2016

Cultural Evolution Across Domains: Language, Technology and Art

Tamariz, M., Kirby, S. & Carr, J. W. Aug 2016 Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Papafragou , A., Grodner , D., Mirman , D. & Trueswell , J. (eds.). Cognitive Science Society, p. 2765-2770 6 p.

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Language
Art
Cultural evolution
Innovation
Evolutionary

Evidence of descent with modification in iterated learning experiments

Tamariz, M. & Shurley, J. 2016 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference (EVOLANG11). Roberts, S., Cuskley , C., McCrohon , L., Barceló-Coblijn, L., Feher , O. & Verhoef , T. (eds.).

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What is unique about the evolution of language compared to other cultural domains? An experimental study of language, technology and art

Tamariz, M. & Carr, J. W. 2016 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference (EVOLANG11). Roberts, S., Cuskley , C., McCrohon , L., Barceló-Coblijn, L., Feher , O. & Verhoef , T. (eds.).

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2014

Culture: Copying, Compression and Conventionality

Tamariz, M. & Kirby, S. 2014 Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Cartmill, E., Roberts, S., Lyn, H. & Cornish, H. (eds.). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing

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Human Communication Systems Evolve by Cultural Selection

Fay, N., Tamariz, M., Ellison, T. M. & Barr, D. J. 2014 Proceedings of the 2014 Collective Intelligence Conference.

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Representations are selected: They don’t just drift

Ellison, T. M., Fay, N., Tamariz, M. & Barr, D. J. 2014 Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Cartmill, E., Roberts, S., Lyn, H. & Cornish, H. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing

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The role of iconicity in the evolution of linguistic structure

Santiago, J., Tamariz, M., Vigliocco, G. & Vinson, D. 2014 Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Cartmill, E., Roberts, S., Lyn, H. & Cornish, H. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing

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2013

Linguistic structure is an evolutionary trade-off between simplicity and expressivity

Smith, K., Tamariz, M. & Kirby, S. 2013 Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Knauff , M., Pauen , M., Sebanz , N. & Wachsmuth , I. (eds.). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society, p. 1348-1353 6 p.

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Linguistics
Cultural Evolution
Learning
Pressure
Language
2012

Replication and Emergence Processes in Language Evolution

Tamariz, M. 2012 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Scott-Phillips, T. C., Tamariz, M., Cartmill, E. & Hurford, J. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing

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The Effects of Generation Turnover and Interlocutor Negotiation on Linguistic Structure

Tamariz, M., Cornish, H., Smith, K., Roberts, S. & Kirby, S. 2012 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Scott-Phillips, T. C., Tamariz, M., Cartmill, E. & Hurford, J. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing

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2011

Investigating the effects of prestige on the diffusion of linguistic variants

Tamariz, M., Gong, T. & Jäger, G. 2011 Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Carlson , L., Hölscher , C. & Shipley , T. F. (eds.). Cognitive Science Society, p. 1491-1496 6 p.

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Linguistics
Population dynamics
Adaptive systems
Computer simulation

Linguistic Structure Evolves to Match Meaning Structure

Tamariz, M. 2011 Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Carlson , L., Hölscher , C. & Shipley , T. F. (eds.). Cognitive Science Society, p. 1194-1199 6 p.

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linguistics
language
methodology
2010

Exploring the Nature of a Systematicity Bias: An Experimental Study

Smith, A. D. M., Skarabela, B. & Tamariz, M. 2010 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Schouwstra, M., de Boer, B. & Smith, K. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing

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trend
language
frequency distribution
regularity
learning

Identifying Selective Pressures in Language Evolution: Polya Urns and the Price Equation

Tamariz, M. 2010 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Schouwstra, M., de Boer, B. & Smith, K. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing

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The Role of Practice and Literacy in the Evolution of Linguistic Structure

Tamariz, M., Brown, J. E. & Murray, K. M. 2010 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Schouwstra, M., de Boer, B. & Smith, K. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing, p. 313-320 8 p.

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regularity
literacy
linguistics
trend
learning

What are the analogues of genotype and phenotype in language evolution?

Tamariz, M. 2010 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Schouwstra, M., de Boer, B. & Smith, K. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing

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2009

Arbitrary Imitation, Pattern Completion and the Origin and Evolution of Human Communication

Tamariz, M. 2009 Proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Taatgen , N. & van Rijn , H. (eds.). Cognitive Science Society

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Communication
Computer simulation

Evolutionary Transitions and Co-evolutionary Dynamics in Biology and in Culture

Tamariz, M. 2009 Theoretical and Methodological Issues in Evolutionary Archaeology: Towards an Unified Darwinian Paradigm. Muscio, H. J. & Lopez, G. E. J. (eds.). Oxford: Archaeopress, Vol. 20, p. 103-110 8 p. (Proceedings of the XVth World Congress of the Union for Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences; vol. 20)

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biology
symbol
interaction
2008

Regularity in Mappings Between Signals and Meanings

Tamariz, M. & Smith, A. D. M. 2008 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Smith, K. & Ferrer i Cancho, R. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing, p. 315-322 8 p.

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Information theory
Linguistics
Experiments

Why the Transition to Cumulative Symbolic Culture is Rare

Tamariz, M. 2008 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Smith, A. D. M., Smith, K. & Ferrer i Cancho, R. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing

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2006

Selection dynamics in language form and language meaning

Tamariz, M. 2006 The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Cangelosi, A., Smith, A. D. M. & Smith, K. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing, p. 341-347 7 p.

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Large scale systems
Semantics
2005

Configuring the Phonological Organization of the Mental Lexicon Using Syntactic and Semantic Information

Tamariz, M. 2005 Proceedings of the 27th Annual Conference of Cognitive Science Society. Bara, B. G., Barsalou , L. & Bucciarelli , M. (eds.). Lawrence Erlbaum Associates

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semantics
organization
2001

Real World Constraints on the Mental Lexicon: Assimilation, the Speech Lexicon and the Information Structure of Spanish words

Tamariz, M. & Shillcock, R. 2001 Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Moore, J. D. & Stenning, K. (eds.). Lawrence Erlbaum Associates

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Mental Lexicon
Lexicon
Real World
Information Structure
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