@ARTICLE { steels:03d, author = {Steels, Luc},journal = {Journal of Consciousness Studies},note = {Language},number = {4-5},pages = {173-185},title = {Language-reentrance and the 'Inner Voice'},type = {ARTICLE},volume = {10},year = {2003},abstract = {As soon as we stop talking aloud, we seem to experience a kind of `inner voice', a steady stream of verbal fragments expressing ongoing thoughts. What kind of information processing structures are required to explain such a phenomenon? Why would an inner voice' be useful? How could it have arisen? This paper explores these questions and reports briefly some computational experiments to help elucidate them.}}