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Phonetics & Phonics

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  • Phonology in Contextby M. Pennington

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2006; US$ 42.28

    Phonology in Context takes a fresh look at phonology in a range of real-world contexts that go beyond traditional concerns and challenge existing assumptions and practices. It brings together research and theory from a range of research areas to suggest new directions for the field. more...

  • Frageintonation im Deutschenby Jan Michalsky

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    Die Buchreihe Linguistische Arbeiten (LA) trägt wesentlich zur aktuellen linguistischen Theoriebildung im Bereich der allgemeinen und einzelsprachlichen Linguistik bei. Veröffentlicht werden hochwertige Arbeiten, die aktuelle Fragestellungen bearbeiten und die Entwicklung der Sprachwissenschaft, synchron oder diachron, empirisch oder... more...

  • The Speech Processing Lexiconby Aditi Lahiri; Sandra Kotzor

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    In this book, some of today’s leading neurolinguists and psycholinguists provide insight into the nature of phonological processing using behavioural measures, computational modeling, EEG and fMRI. The essays cover a range of topics including categorization, acoustic variability and invariance, underspecification, talker-specificity and machine learning,... more...

  • The Phonology of Chichewaby Laura J. Downing; Al Mtenje

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 89.99

    This book provides thorough descriptive and atheoretical coverage of the full range of phonological phenomena of Chichewa, a Malawian Bantu language. It covers topics such as vowel harmony, nasal place assimilation, postnasal laryngeal alternations, tonal phenomena, prosodic morphology, and the phonology-syntax interface. more...

  • Assessment in Second Language Pronunciationby Okim Kang; April Ginther

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Assessment in Second Language Pronunciation highlights the importance of pronunciation in the assessment of second language speaking proficiency. Leading researchers from around the world cover practical issues as well as theoretical principles, enabling the understanding and application of the theory involved in assessment in pronunciation. ... more...

  • Strength Relations in Phonologyby Kuniya Nasukawa; Phillip Backley

    De Gruyter Mouton 2009; US$ 210.00

    This collection of papers focuses on the general theme of phonological strength, bringing together current work being undertaken in a variety of leading theoretical frameworks. Its aim is to show how referring directly to strength relations can facilitate explanation in different parts of the phonological grammar. The papers introduce illuminating... more...

  • The Syllable and Stressby Rafael A. Núñez-Cedeño

    De Gruyter Mouton 2016; US$ 140.00

    In this volume, notable scholars honor James W. Harris for his contributions to Romance phonology. Inscribed within generative grammar, the studies seek to explain various phonological processes, structured around glides, aspects of onsets/codas as well as stress and weight. This book will be a useful reference tool for specialists in... more...

  • Intonation in African Tone Languagesby Laura J. Downing; Annie Rialland

    De Gruyter Mouton 2017; US$ 140.00

    This volume brings together two under-investigated areas of intonation typology. While tone languages make up to 70 percent of the world’s languages, only few have been explored for intonation. And even though one third of the world’s languages are spoken in Africa, and most sub-Saharan languages are tone languages, recent collections on tone and... more...

  • Lenition and Fortitionby Joaquim Brandão de Carvalho; Tobias Scheer; Philippe Ségéral

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 224.00

    The architecture of the human language faculty has been one of the main foci of the linguistic research of the last half century. This branch of linguistics, broadly known as Generative Grammar, is concerned with the formulation of explanatory formal accounts of linguistic phenomena with the ulterior goal of gaining insight into the properties... more...

  • Hispano-romanisches Namenbuchby Lidia Becker

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 447.00

    The Hispano-Romance Dictionary of Names  presents a dictionary of personal names with pre-Roman, Greek and Latin-Romance etymology on the Iberian Peninsula in the Middle Ages (6th - 12th centuries). The introduction provides an overview of medieval personal nomenclature (diatopic, diastratic, and socio-historical aspects) and of linguistic... more...