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Margarida Garrido

Full Member

Behavior, Emotion, and Cognition (BEC)

Research interests

Social cognition; formation of impressions; false memories; multimodal cognition, embodiment of language; spatial anchoring of politics; perception and environmental contexts; misinformation

Short bio

Margarida Garrido is a Professor at Iscte and co-coordinator of BEC research group at CIS-Iscte. Her research relies on a situated approach to human cognition, namely memory, cognitive representations, and processing of a second language. She also explores its implications for the study of abusive parenting, social images of institutionalized children/youth, memory processing in clinical populations, and in the areas of consumer psychology, marketing and eating behavior.

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