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Speech Science Primer : Physiology, Acoustics, and Perception of Speech - Raphael

Speech Science Primer

Physiology, Acoustics, and Perception of Speech

By: Raphael

Paperback Published: 22nd February 2011
ISBN: 9781608313570
Number Of Pages: 416

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Written in a clear, reader-friendly style, Speech Science Primer serves as an introduction to speech science and covers basic information on acoustics, the acoustic analysis of speech, speech anatomy and physiology, and speech perception. It also includes topics such as research methodology, speech motor control, and history/evolution of speech science. With its reader-friendly content and valuable online resources, Speech Science Primer: Physiology, Acoustics, and Perception of Speech, Sixth Edition is an ideal text for beginning speech pathology and audiology students and faculty.

Introductionp. 1
Speech, Language, and Thoughtp. 2
Acousticsp. 16
Acousticsp. 17
Speech Productionp. 41
The Raw Materials-Neurology and Respirationp. 42
The Raw Materials-Phonationp. 69
The Articulation and Acoustics of Vowelsp. 88
The Articulation and Acoustics of Consonantsp. 114
The Acoustics of Prosodyp. 144
Feedback Mechanisms and Models of Speech Productionp. 155
Speech Perceptionp. 186
Hearing: The Gateway to Speech Perceptionp. 187
The Acoustic Cuesp. 199
Strategies and Modelsp. 222
Instrumentationp. 258
Pioneers in Speech Sciencep. 259
Research Tools for the Study of Acoustic Analysis and Speech Perceptionp. 270
Research Tools in Speech Science for the Study of Speech Physiologyp. 287
The Phonetic Alphabet for American English: Based on the International Phonetic Alphabetp. 306
Nerves Important for Speech and Hearing: Cranial and Spinalp. 308
Glossaryp. 309
Indexp. 326
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ISBN: 9781608313570
ISBN-10: 1608313573
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 22nd February 2011
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.89 x 17.53  x 1.52
Weight (kg): 0.5
Edition Number: 6
Edition Type: Revised