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Edward Gibson
Professor of Cognitive Science, MIT

Edward (Ted) Gibson is professor of cognitive science and principal investigator at TedLab, the language lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He works on how human language is processed, and how language processing might affect how languages are structured.  He works with big texts of language and with remote cultures in the Amazon.

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