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Phonetics & Phonics

  • Sichtbare und hörbare Morphologieby Nanna Fuhrhop; Renata Szczepaniak; Karsten Schmidt

    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 Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current Englishby Clive Upton; William A. Jr. Kretzschmar

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 53.95

    The Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English is the most up-to-date record of the pronunciation of British and American English. Based on research by a joint UK and US team of linguistics experts, this is a unique survey of how English is really spoken in the twenty-first century. This second edition has been fully revised to include:... 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...

  • Frageintonation im Deutschenby Jan Michalsky

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    Die Studie untersucht sowohl die phonologischen als auch die häufig vernachlässigten phonetischen Aspekte der Intonation von Fragen im Deutschen und diskutiert die Funktion beider Ebenen getrennt. Eine ausgiebige Betrachtung des Forschungsstandes macht deutlich, dass entgegen häufiger Generalisierungen weder der finale Anstieg noch generell ein Merkmal... more...

  • Syllable Weight in African Languagesby Paul Newman

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2017; US$ 143.00

    This is an abridged version of a paper originally published over forty years ago (Newman 1972). It is being reprinted here because of its significance in the history of phonological theory and its contribution to African linguistics. At a time when the role of the syllable in linguistics was being ignored, this paper demonstrated the importance of... more...

  • Phonographieby Rudolf Mahrer

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 137.99

    La collection Études de linguistique française (ELF), publiée avec l?appui scientifique de l?Institut de Linguistique Française (ILF), est ouverte aux monographies scientifiques qui se donnent comme objet de recherche principal la langue française, laquelle est entendue dans toute sa diversité historique et variationnelle. Dans cette perspective,... more...

  • Alternative Sets in Language Processingby Nicole Gotzner

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 50.31

    This book presents a novel experimental approach to investigating the mental representation of linguistic alternatives. Combining theoretical and psycholinguistic questions concerning the nature of alternative sets, it sheds new light on the theory of focus and the cognitive mechanisms underlying the processing of alternatives. In a series of language... more...

  • Sociolinguistics in Walesby Mercedes Durham; Jonathan Morris

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 89.52

    This volume showcases recent sociolinguistic research about Wales and offers contributions from scholars working on Welsh, English and other languages spoken in the country. The chapters present a range of frameworks and methodologies used in sociolinguistics and apply them to the Welsh linguistic context. This context is very distinctive compared... more...

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

    De Gruyter 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...

  • Intonation and Prosodic Structureby Caroline Féry

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 100.00

    This book provides a state-of-the-art survey of intonation and prosody from a phonological perspective, for advanced students and researchers in phonology. more...