• 3418 Citations
1975 …2018

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Research Interests

Emotion and cognition; knowledge representation and figurative language comprehension; human-computer interaction and interface design

Education/Academic qualification

Computer Science, PhD, University of London

… → 1972

Philosophy, MA, University of Edinburgh

… → 1966

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Research Output

Lying and deception

Ortony, A. J. & Gupta, S., Jan 1 2018, The Oxford Handbook of Lying. Oxford University Press, p. 149-169 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Re-examining dominance of categories in impression formation: A test of dual-process models

    Monroe, B. M., Koenig, B. L., Wan, K. S., Laine, T., Gupta, S. & Ortony, A., Jul 2018, In : Journal of personality and social psychology. 115, 1, p. 1-30 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations

    Some psycholinguistic aspects of metaphor

    Ortony, A., Oct 31 2018, Cognition and Figurative Language. Taylor and Francis, Vol. 3. p. 69-83 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    3 Scopus citations
  • 2 Scopus citations


    Ortony, A. J., Jan 1 2017, Theoretical Issues in Reading Comprehension: Perspectives from Cognitive Psychology, Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence and Education. Taylor and Francis, p. 349-365 17 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter