Joëlle Proust

List of John Benjamins publications for which Joëlle Proust plays a role.


What can metacognition teach us about the evolution of communication?

Edited by Joëlle Proust

Special issue of Evolutionary Linguistic Theory 5:1 (2023) v, 101 pp.
Subjects Cognition and language | Evolution of language | Historical linguistics | Language acquisition | Neurolinguistics | Psycholinguistics

Simulation and Knowledge of Action

Edited by Jérôme Dokic and Joëlle Proust

[Advances in Consciousness Research, 45] 2002. xxii, 271 pp.
Subjects Cognitive psychology | Consciousness research | Neuropsychology


Procedural metacognition is the set of affect-based mechanisms allowing agents to regulate cognitive actions like perceptual discrimination, memory retrieval or problem solving. This article proposes that procedural metacognition has had a major role in the evolution of communication. A… read more
Dokic, Jérôme and Joëlle Proust 2002 IntroductionSimulation and Knowledge of Action, Dokic, Jérôme and Joëlle Proust (eds.), pp. vii–xxi | Miscellaneous
Proust, Joëlle 2002 8. Can “radical” simulation theories explain psychological concept acquisition?Simulation and Knowledge of Action, Dokic, Jérôme and Joëlle Proust (eds.), pp. 201–228 | Chapter