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Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics

Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics - 2nd edition

Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9781405101233

ISBN10: 1405101237

Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics by Keith Johnson - ISBN 9781405101233
Edition: 2ND 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Blackwell Publishers
Published: 2003
International: No
Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics by Keith Johnson - ISBN 9781405101233

ISBN13: 9781405101233

ISBN10: 1405101237

Edition: 2ND 03

Summary

Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics provides an accessible yet rigorous introduction to basic acoustics, audition, signal processing, and the acoustic theory of speech production.

  • Provides readers with an accessible yet rigorous introduction to phonetics and speech sciences.
  • Introduces basic acoustics, audition, signal processing, and the acoustic theory of speech production, then surveys the major classes of sounds.
  • Features a new chapter on speech perception as well as additional sections on digital filtering and cross-linguistic vowel and consonant perception.
  • Includes exercises at the end of every chapter.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

1. Basic Acoustics and Acoustic Filters.

2. Digital Signal Processing.

3. Basic Audition.

4. Speech Perception.

5. The Acoustic Theory of Speech Production: Deriving Schwa.

6. Vowels.

7. Fricatives.

8. Stops and Affricates.

9. Nasals and Laterals.

References.

Answers to Selected Short-Answer Questions.

Index.