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Publications | Marieke Woensdregt



Find a list of my publications below, or go to my Google Scholar page.

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles:

Woensdregt, M., Cummins, C., & Smith, K. (2020). A computational model of the cultural co-evolution of language and mindreading. Synthese. []

Blokpoel, M., Dingemanse, M., Woensdregt, M., Kachergis, G., Bögels, S., Toni, I., & van Rooij, I. (in revision). Pragmatic communicators can overcome asymmetry by exploiting ambiguity. [OSF Preprint]

Peer-reviewed Book Chapters:

Woensdregt, M. & Micklos, A. (under review). Cognitive and Interactive Mechanisms for Mutual Understanding. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication. [Available on request]

Woensdregt, M. & Smith, K. (2017). Pragmatics and Language Evolution. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Linguistics. [Preprint on PsyArXiv]

Peer-reviewed Proceedings Papers:

Woensdregt, M., Spike, M, de Haan, R., Wareham, T., van Rooij, I. & Blokpoel, M. (2021). Why is scaling up models of language evolution hard? CogSci 2021 Proceedings [Preprint on PsyArXiv]

van Arkel, J., Woensdregt, M., Dingemanse, M., & Blokpoel, M. (2020). A simple repair mechanism can alleviate computational demands of pragmatic reasoning: simulations and complexity analysis. Proceedings of The SIGNLL Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning 2020. [Preprint on PsyArXiv]

Woensdregt, M., Kirby, S., Cummins, C. & Smith, K. (2016). Modelling the co-development of word learning and perspective-taking. Proceedings of 38th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. [Open access in CogSci Proceedings 2016]

PhD thesis:

Woensdregt, M.S. (2019). Co-evolution of language and mindreading: A computational exploration. Submitted in fulfilment of the degree of Doctor of Philosophy to School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, University of Edinburgh [pdf]