Introducing Phonology / Edition 1

Introducing Phonology / Edition 1

by David Odden
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521534046

ISBN-13: 9780521534048

Pub. Date: 03/21/2005

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This accessible textbook provides a clear and practical introduction to phonology, the study of sound patterns in language. Designed for undergraduates with only a basic knowledge of linguistics, it logically develops the techniques of phonological analysis. Over sixty graded exercises encourage students to make their own analyses of phonological patterns and

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This accessible textbook provides a clear and practical introduction to phonology, the study of sound patterns in language. Designed for undergraduates with only a basic knowledge of linguistics, it logically develops the techniques of phonological analysis. Over sixty graded exercises encourage students to make their own analyses of phonological patterns and processes, based on extensive data and problem sets from a variety of languages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521534048
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/21/2005
Series:
Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

1. What is phonology?; 2. Phonetic transcriptions; 3. Allophonic relations; 4. Underlying representations; 5. Interacting processes; 6. Feature theory; 7. Doing an analysis; 8. Phonological typology and naturalness; 9. Abstractness and psychological reality; 10. Nonlinear representations.

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