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Clinical Phonetics

Clinical Phonetics - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0205368334

Cover of Clinical Phonetics 3RD 03 (ISBN 978-0205368334)
ISBN13: 978-0205368334
ISBN10: 0205368336
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 03
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Published: 2003
International: No

List price: $145.50

Clinical Phonetics - 3RD 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-0205368334

Lawrence D. Shriberg and Raymond D. Kent

ISBN13: 978-0205368334
ISBN10: 0205368336
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 03
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Published: 2003
International: No
Summary

Clinical Phonetics, Third Edition, is a comprehensive introduction to the art and science of clinical transcription.

The three primary strengths of Clinical Phonetics continue to be: a) authoritative coverage of the phonetics of American English, b) tested skills teaching in clinical transcription using four hours of audio examples, and c) discussion of a wealth of clinically-relevant topics throughout the text and numerous appendices.

For more than 20 years, Clinical Phonetics has been the text of choice for instructors who want their students to acquire both the academic content and the transcription skills required for responsible clinical decision making.

The third edition retains all of the materials that allow students to reach these objectives, and enhances content and format to make the learning experience even more accessible for instructors and students.

Author Bio

Shriberg, Lawrence D. : University of Wisconsin, Madison

Kent, Raymond D. : University of Wisconsin, Madison

Table of Contents

Foreword.
Preface to the Third Edition.
Preface to the Second Edition.
Preface to the First Edition.
Notes to Instructors.
Contents of Audiocassette Tapes and Audio CDs.

1 Overview of Clinical Phonetics.
2. Linguistic Phonetics.
3. The Three Systems of Speech Production.
4. Vowels and Diphthongs.
5. Consonants.
6. Diacritics and Sounds in Context.
7. Clinical Scoring and Transcription.
8. Transcription Training.
9. Transcription and Scoring Practice.
10. Acoustic Phonetics.

Appendix A: Phonetics Symbols and Terms.
Appendix B: Distributional, Structural, and Proportional Occurrence Data for American English Sounds, Syllables, and Words.
Appendix C: Distinctive Features.
Appendix D: Procedures to Calculate Transcription Reliability and Research Findings.
Appendix E: Procedures for Audio Recording and Speech Sampling.
Appendix F: Dialect: Language Variation Across Cultures.
Appendix H: Anatomic Bases of Developmental Phonetics.
Answers to Exercises.
References.
Index