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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 38 Citations 31,600 73 World Ranking 5202 National Ranking 2938

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Awards & Achievements

1985 - Fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Linguistics
  • Cognitive science

Andrew Ortony mainly investigates Linguistics, Cognitive psychology, Comprehension, Metaphor and Literal and figurative language. His Linguistics study typically links adjacent topics like Social psychology. His work on Emotion classification and Set as part of general Cognitive psychology research is frequently linked to Structure, bridging the gap between disciplines.

His Emotion classification research includes themes of Emotional contagion and Appraisal theory. His Metaphor research integrates issues from Epistemology, Analogy, Similarity and Gestalt psychology. Andrew Ortony interconnects Psycholinguistics, Language and thought, Irony, Psychoanalysis and Representation in the investigation of issues within Literal and figurative language.

His most cited work include:

  • The Cognitive Structure of Emotions (4663 citations)
  • Metaphor and Thought (2041 citations)
  • Similarity and analogical reasoning (1613 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Cognitive psychology, Social psychology, Linguistics, Artificial intelligence and Metaphor are his primary areas of study. His Cognitive psychology research incorporates themes from Cognitive science, Affect and Social cognition. His Artificial intelligence research focuses on subjects like Natural language processing, which are linked to Analogical reasoning, Motion and Ascription.

His research in Metaphor intersects with topics in Salience, Communication, Epistemology, Empirical research and Natural language. The Meaning research Andrew Ortony does as part of his general Epistemology study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Suspect, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science. His studies examine the connections between Feeling and genetics, as well as such issues in Affective science, with regards to Appraisal theory.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Cognitive psychology (37.82%)
  • Social psychology (21.01%)
  • Linguistics (19.33%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2008-2021)?

  • Social psychology (21.01%)
  • Cognitive psychology (37.82%)
  • Artificial intelligence (16.81%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Andrew Ortony spends much of his time researching Social psychology, Cognitive psychology, Artificial intelligence, Implicit-association test and Implicit attitude. Many of his research projects under Social psychology are closely connected to Lying and Compromise with Lying and Compromise, tying the diverse disciplines of science together. Andrew Ortony combines subjects such as Episodic memory and Personality with his study of Cognitive psychology.

His Artificial intelligence research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Metaphor, Ascription and Natural language processing. In general Metaphor study, his work on Conceptual metaphor often relates to the realm of Identification, thereby connecting several areas of interest. His Emotion classification research incorporates elements of Conversation, Situationism, Appraisal theory and Lexicon.

Between 2008 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Activity matters: Understanding student interest in school science (140 citations)
  • Psychological Construction in the OCC Model of Emotion (90 citations)
  • Memories, Thoughts, and Emotions : Essays in Honor of George Mandler (67 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Linguistics
  • Social psychology

His primary areas of study are Social psychology, Artificial intelligence, Value, Emotion classification and Cognitive psychology. His studies link Perception with Social psychology. His work on Word and Parsing as part of general Artificial intelligence study is frequently linked to Simple and Chart, bridging the gap between disciplines.

His Value research overlaps with Anticipation, Expectancy theory, Information processing, Facial expression and Ambiguity. The Emotion classification study combines topics in areas such as Conversation, Situationism, Appraisal theory and Lexicon.

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Best Publications

The Cognitive Structure of Emotions

Andrew Ortony;Gerald L. Clore;Allan Collins.
(1988)

9948 Citations

Metaphor and Thought

Andrew Ortony.
(1979)

4460 Citations

What's Basic about Basic Emotions?.

Andrew Ortony;Terence J. Turner.
Psychological Review (1990)

3034 Citations

Similarity and analogical reasoning

Stella Vosniadou;Andrew Ortony.
The contributions to this volume are extensively revised versions of papers delivered at a Workshop on Similarity and Analogy held at the Allerton House of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, in Jun 1986. (1989)

1613 Citations

Why Metaphors Are Necessary and Not Just Nice

Andrew Ortony.
Educational Theory (1975)

1134 Citations

Beyond Literal Similarity

Andrew Ortony.
Psychological Review (1979)

852 Citations

Interpreting metaphors and idioms: Some effects of context on comprehension

Andrew Ortony;Diane L. Schallert;Ralph E. Reynolds;Stephen J. Antos.
Journal of Verbal Learning and Verbal Behavior (1978)

668 Citations

On putting apples into bottles — A problem of polysemy

Richard C Anderson;Andrew Ortony.
Cognitive Psychology (1975)

651 Citations

The Referential Structure of the Affective Lexicon

Andrew Ortony;Gerald L. Clore;Mark A. Foss.
Cognitive Science (1987)

583 Citations

The psychological foundations of the affective lexicon.

Gerald L. Clore;Andrew Ortony;Mark A. Foss.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (1987)

583 Citations

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