The Effects Of Duration And Sonority On Countour Tone Distribution / Edition 1

The Effects Of Duration And Sonority On Countour Tone Distribution / Edition 1

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by Jie Zhang
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415941563

ISBN-13: 9780415941563

Pub. Date: 09/19/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415941563
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/19/2002
Series:
Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics Series
Pages:
294
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
1Background3
2The Phonetics of Contour Tones23
3Empirical Predictions of Different Approaches29
4The Role of Contrast-Specific Phonetics in Contour Tone Distribution: A Survey45
5The Role of Language-Specific Phonetics in Contour Tone Distribution: Instrumental Studies101
6Against Structure-Only Alternatives127
7A Phonetically-Driven Optimality-Theoretic Approach171
8Case Studies213
9Conclusion233
AppData Sources for Languages in the Survey235
References247
Index277

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