Publications

[all publications] [refereed journal articles only]

15 results
under review
[15] Frank, M. C., Emilsson, A. G., Peloquin, B., Goodman, N. D., Potts, C. (). Rational speech act models of pragmatic reasoning in reference games. [pdf] [repository]
2017
[14] Hawkins, R. X. D., Frank, M. C., Goodman, N. D. (). Convention-formation in iterated reference games. Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.
[13] Yoon, E. J., Tessler, M. H., Goodman, N. D., Frank, M. C. (). "I won't lie, it wasn't amazing": Modeling polite indirect speech. Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. [pdf] [repository]
2016
[12] Goodman, N. D., Frank, M. C. (). Pragmatic language interpretation as probabilistic inference. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 20, 818-829. [pdf]
[11] Yoon*, E. J., Tessler*, M. H., Goodman, N. D., Frank, M. C. (). Talking with tact: Polite language as a balance between kindness and informativity. Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. [pdf]
2015
[10] Goodman, N. D., Frank, M. C., Griffiths, T. L., Tenenbaum, J. B., Battaglia, P. W., Hamrick, J. B. (). Relevant and robust: A response to Marcus and Davis (2013). Psychological Science, 26, 539–541. [pdf]
[9] Stiller, A. J., Goodman, N. D., Frank, M. C. (). Ad-hoc implicature in preschool children. Language Learning and Development, 11, 176–190. [pdf] [repository]
2014
[8] Frank, M. C., Goodman, N. D. (). Inferring word meanings by assuming that speakers are informative. Cognitive Psychology, 75, 80–96. [pdf] [repository]
2012
[7] Frank, M. C., Goodman, N. D. (). Predicting pragmatic reasoning in language games. Science, 336, 998. [pdf]
[6] Shafto, P., Goodman, N. D., Frank, M. C. (). Learning From Others: The Consequences of Psychological Reasoning for Human Learning. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 7, 341–351. [pdf]
2011
[5] Stiller, A., Goodman, N. D., Frank, M. C. (). Ad-hoc scalar implicature in adults and children. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. [pdf]
2009
[4] Frank, M. C., Goodman, N. D., Lai, P., Tenenbaum, J. B. (). Informative communication in word production and word learning. Proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. [pdf]
[3] Frank, M. C., Goodman, N. D., Tenenbaum, J. B. (). Using speakers' referential intentions to model early cross-situational word learning. Psychological Science, 20, 578–585. [pdf] [repository]
[2] Frank, M. C., Goodman, N. D., Tenenbaum, J. B., Fernald, A. (). Continuity of discourse provides information for word learning. Proceedings of the 31st Annual Cognitive Science Society.. [pdf]
2007
[1] Frank, M. C., Goodman, N. D., Tenenbaum, J. B. (). A Bayesian Framework for Cross-Situational Word-Learning. Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. [pdf]