Selected publications

For the full list see my CV.

(1) Books

M. Jary & M. Kissine, (2104), Imperatives,  Cambridge, Cambridge University Press 

M. Kissine (2013) From Utterances to Speech Acts, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press                                                                                            


(2) Articles in peer-reviewed journals

Kissine, M., J. Bertels, N. Deconinck, G. Passeri & G. Deliens (2021), Audio-visual integration in non- or minimally-verbal young autistic children, Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, online first

Maes, P., F. Stercq & M. Kissine (2021) Attention to intentional versus incidental pointing gestures in young autistic children: an eye-tracking study, Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, online first.

Geelhand, Ph., F. Papastamou, G. Deliens & M. Kissine (2021), Judgements of spoken discourse and impression formation of neurotypical and autistic adults, Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 81, online first.

Geelhand, Ph., F. Papastamou & M. Kissine (2021) How do autistic adults use syntactic and prosodic cues to manage spoken discourse ?, Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, online first.

Kissine, M., Ph. Geelhand, M. Philippart de Foy, B. Harmegnies & G. Deliens (2021), Phonetic inflexibility in autistic adults, Autism Research, 14(6), 1186-1196

Kissine, M. (in press) Autism, constructionnism and nativism, Language, target paper (‘Perspectives' section)

van Tiel, B., G. Deliens, Ph. Geelhand, A. Murillo Oosterwijk & M. Kissine (2021) Strategic deception in adults with Autism Spectrum DisorderJournal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 51, 255-266

Clin, E., P.  Maes, Stercq, F. & M. Kissine (2020), No preference for direct versus averted gaze in autistic adults: a reinforced preferential looking paradigm, Molecural Autism, 11, 91

Pantazi, M., O. Klein & M. Kissine (2020), Is justice blind or myopic? An examination of the effects of metacognitive myopia and truth biais on mock jurors and judges, Judgement and Decision Making, 15(2), 214-229

Geelhand, Ph., F. Papastamou, G. Deliens & M. Kissine (2020), Narrative production in autistic adults: A systematic analysis of the microstructure, macrostructure and internal state language, Journal of Pragmatics, 164, 57-51

Ostashchenko, E., G. Deliens, St. Durrleman & M. Kissine (2020), An eye-tracking study of selective trust development in children with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder, Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 189, 104697  

Geelhand, Ph., Ph. Bernard, O. Klein, B. van Tiel & M. Kissine (2019) The role of gender in the perception of autism symptom severity and future behavioral development, Molecular Autism, 10.16

Ostashchenko, E.,  G. Deliens, Ph. Geelhand, J. Bertels & M. Kissine, (2019), Struggling with alternative descriptions: impaired referential processing in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 66, 101414

Kissine, M., X. Luffin, F. Aiad, R. Bourourou & N. Gaddour (2019) Non-colloquial Arabic in Tunisian children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. A possible instance of language acquisition in a non-interactive contextLanguage Learning, 69(1), 44-70

Kissine, M. & Ph. Geelhand, (2019) Acoustic evidence for increased articulatory stability in the speech of audults with Autsim Spectrum Disorder, Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 49(6), 2572-80

Anotniou, A.,  A. Veenstra, M. Kissine, and Napoleon Katsos, (2019), How does childhood bilingualism and bi-dialectalism affect the interpretation and processing of pragmatic meanings?Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, online first

Ostashchenko, E.,  G. Deliens, Ph. Geelhand, J. Bertels & M. Kissine, (2018), Referential processing in 3- and 5-year-old children is egocentrically anchoredJournal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 45(8), 1387-1397.

van Tiel, B and Kissine, M.(2018) Quantity-based reasoning in the broader autism phenotype: a web-based study, Applied Psycholinguistics, 39(6), 1737-1403

Deliens, G., F. Papastamou, N. Ruytenbeek, Ph. Geelhand & M. Kissine (2018) Selective pragmatic impairment in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Indirect requests versus irony, Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 48(9), 2938-2952

van Tiel, B., Noveck I. and Kissine, M. (2018) Reasoning with ‘some’. Journal of Semantics, 35(4), 757-797

Veenstra, A., K. Antoniou, N. Katsos & M. Kissine (2018) Resisting attraction: Individual differences in executive control are associated with subject-verb agreement errors in production, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 44(8), 1242-1253

Pantazi, M., M. Kissine & O. Klein (2018) The power of the truth bias: False information affects memory and jugement even in the absence of distraction, Social Cognition, 36, 167-198 

Deliens, G., K. Antoniou, E. Clin,  E. Ostashchenko & M. Kissine (2018) Context, facial expression and prosody in irony processing,  Journal of Memory and Language, 99, 35-48

Ruytenbeek, N., E. Ostashchenko & M. Kissine (2017) Indirect request processig, sentence type and illocutionary forces, Journal of Pragmatics, 119, 46-62

Deliens, G., K. Antoniou, E. Clin & M. Kissine, (2017), Perspective-taking and frugal strategies: Evidence from sarcasm detection, Journal of Pragmatics, 119, 33-45 

Jary, M. & M. Kissine, (2016), When terminology matters: the imperative as a comparative conceptLinguistics, 54(1), 119-148

M. Kissine (2016) Pragmatics as metacognitive control, Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 2057

Deliens, G., F. Stercq, A. Mary, H. Slama, A. Cleeremans, Ph. Peigneux, & M. Kissine, (2015) Impact of Acute Sleep Deprivation on Sarcasm Detection. PLoS ONE, 10(11), e0140527. 

Kissine, M., J. Cano-Chervel, S. Carlier, Ph. De Brabanter, L. Ducenne, M.-C. Pairon, N. Deconinck, V. Delvenne, and J. Leybaert, (2015) Children with Autism Understand Indirect Speech Acts: Evidence from a Semi-Structured Act-Out Task. PLoS ONE, 10 (11), e0142191. 

M. Kissine, (2014) Will, scope and negation: a response to Broekhuis and Verkuyl Natural Language and Linguistic Theory, 32 (4), 1427-1431

M. Kissine, P. De Brabanter & J. Leybaert, (2012) Children compliance with requests in children with autism: the effect of the sentence-type, (2012) Autism, 16, 523-532

M. Kissine, (2012) Pragmatics, cognitive flexibility and autism spectrum disorders, Mind & Language, 27 (1), 1-28

— (2012) From contexts to circumstances of evaluation: is the trade-off always innocuous? Synthese, 184 (2), 199-216

— (2011) Misleading appearances: Searle, assertion, and meaningErkenntnis, 74 (1), 115-129

— (2010) Metaphorical projection, subjectification and English Speech Act verbs, Folia Linguistica, 44 (2), pp. 339-370

— (2009) Illocutionary forces and what is saidMind and Language, 24 (1), 122-138

— (2008) Assertoric commitmentsBelgian Journal of Linguistics, 22, 155-177

— (2008) Locutionary, illocutionary, perlocutionary, Language and Linguistics Compass, 2 (6), 1189-1202

— (2008) Why will is not a modal, Natural Language Semantics, 16 (2),129-155

— (2008) From predictions to promises: how to derive deontic commitment, Pragmatics & Cognition 16, pp. 469-489


(3) Book chapters

Geurts, B, B. van Tiel & M. Kissine (forthcoming) Pragmatic Reasonsing in Autism. In K. Morsanyi & R. Byrne (eds.), Thinking Reasoning and Decision Making in Autism, New Yokr, Psychology Press.

M. Kissine and M. Pantazi (2020) Pragmatic accommodation. In D. Gutzmann et al. (eds.) The Wiley Blackwell Comanition to Semantics, Hoboken, Wiley.

M. Jary & M. Kissine, (2016) Imperatives as (non-)modals. In J. Blaszczak et al. (eds.) Mood, Aspect, Modality Revisited: New Answers to Old Questions, Chicago, Chicago University Press, 255-285.

M. Kissine & O. Klein, (2013) Epistemic trust, epistemic vigilance and models of communication. In J. Forgas, J. Lazlo & V. Orsi (eds.) Social Cognition and Communication, Psychology Press/Taylor and Francis, New York

M. Kissine, (2013) Speech act classifications. In K. Turner and M. Sbisà (eds.), Speech Action, Mouton de Gruyter, Berlin

— (2012) Sentences, utterances, and speech acts. In K. Allen et K. Jaszczolt (eds.), Cambridge Handbook of Pragmatics, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 169-190


(4) Edited books and special issues

P.  De Brabanter, M. Kissine & S. Sharifzadeh, (2014.) Future Times, Future Tenses, Oxford University Press, Oxford

P.  De Brabanter & M. Kissine, (2012.) Synthese: Special issue on semantic relativism, 184 (2)

G. Bochner, P. De Brabanter, M. Kissine & D. Rossi, (2011.) Cognitive and Empiral Pragmatics: Issues and Perspectives = Belgian Journal of Linguistics, 25 

P. De Brabanter & M. Kissine (2009) Utterance Interpretation and Cognitive Models,  Brill, Leiden

© Mikhail Kissine 2015