Trove Group Corpus

Christopher Stapleton
Simiosys LLC
Oviedo, FL


Janet Whiteside
Aphasia House
Orlando, FL


Participants: small groups of non-aphasic controls
Type of Study: Trove - group task
Location: USA
Media type: video
DOI: doi:10.21415/T5130D
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Citation information

In accordance with TalkBank rules, any use of data from this corpus must be accompanied by at least one corpus reference. If none is given, please use the primary AphasiaBank reference:
MacWhinney, B., Fromm, D., Forbes, M. & Holland, A. (2011). AphasiaBank: Methods for studying discourse. Aphasiology, 25,1286-1307.

General Overview

Trove is a novel approach to group problem solving devised by Christopher Stapleton and Janet Whiteside of the University of Central Florida in Orlando. Given a box of carefully chosen objects, a group is asked to jointly create a story they piece together from the relationships among the objects.