Isabel Bohrn

In press


Menninghaus, W.,  Bohrn, I. C., Altmann, U., Lubrich, O., & Jacobs, A. M. (2014). Sounds Funny? Humor Effects of Phonological and Prosodic Figures of Speech. Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts 8(1), 71-76.


Bohrn, I. C., Altmann, U., Lubrich, O., Menninghaus, W., & Jacobs, A. M. When we like what we know - A parametric fMRI analysis of beauty and familiarity. Brain and Language . 01/2013; 124:1-8.,  DOI:10.1016/j.bandl.2012.10.003


Bohrn, I. C., Altmann, U., Jacobs, A. M. (2012). Looking at the brains behind figurative language - a quantitative meta-analysis of neuroimaging studies on metaphor, idiom, and irony processing. Neuropsychologia , 07/2012
Altmann, U.,  Bohrn, I. C.,  Lubrich, O.,  Menninghaus, W., Jacobs, A. M.: Fact versus Fiction - How paratextual information shapes our reading processes. Social cognitive and affective neuroscience. 09/2012
Forgács, B., Bohrn, I. C., Baudewig, J., Hofmann, M. J., Pléh, C., Jacobs, A. M.(2012): Neural Correlates of Combinatorial Semantic Processing of Literal and Figurative Noun Noun Compound Words. Neuroimage, 07/2012
Bohrn, I.C., Altmann, U., Lubrich, O., Menninghaus, W. and Jacobs, A.M. (2012): Old proverbs in new skins – an fMRI study on defamiliarization. Front. Psychology 3:204. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00204
Altmann, U., Bohrn, I.C., Lubrich, O., Menninghaus, W. and Jacobs, A.M. (2012): The power of emotional valence—from cognitive to affective processes in reading. Frontiers in human neuroscience 01/2012; 6:192.  doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2012.00192



Leder, H., Tinio, P. P. L. , Fuchs, I. M., & Bohrn, I. (2010). When attractiveness demands longer looks: The effects of situation and gender. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 63 (9), 1858 - 1871.

Bohrn, I., Carbon, C. C., & Hutzler, F. (2010). Mona Lisa's Smile - Perception or Deception? Psychological Science. 21(3) 378–380.