Laboratory for Language and Cognition: Jennie Pyers
Current Research
Current Research Questions
  • Are some aspects of human cognition dependent on language?
  • Does the specific language you speak shape how you think?
  • How does learning a sign language affect spatial reasoning?
  • Can gesture facilitate visual-spatial reasoning?
  • Is there a critical period for all domains of cognition?
  • What is the nature of bilingualism?