Speech Science Primer: Physiology, Acoustics, and Perception of Speech / Edition 6

Speech Science Primer: Physiology, Acoustics, and Perception of Speech / Edition 6

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1608313573
ISBN-13:
9781608313570
Pub. Date:
02/25/2011
Publisher:
LWW

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Speech Science Primer: Physiology, Acoustics, and Perception of Speech / Edition 6


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Written in a clear, reader-friendly style, Speech Science Primer serves as an introduction to speech science and covers basic information on acoustics, the acoustic analysis of speech, speech anatomy and physiology, and speech perception. It also includes topics such as research methodology, speech motor control, and history/evolution of speech science. With its reader-friendly content and valuable online resources, Speech Science Primer: Physiology, Acoustics, and Perception of Speech, Sixth Edition is an ideal text for beginning speech pathology and audiology students and faculty.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781608313570
Publisher: LWW
Publication date: 02/25/2011
Edition description: Sixth
Pages: 416
Sales rank: 197,991
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


Section I Introduction

Chapter 1: Speech, Language and Thought



Section II Acoustics

Chapter 2 Acoustics



Section III Speech Production

Chapter 3 The Raw Materials: Neurology and Respiration

Chapter 4 The Raw Materials: Phonation

Chapter 5 The Articulation and Acoustics of Vowels

Chapter 6 The Articulation and Acoustics of Consonants

Chapter 7 The Production and Acoustic of Prosodic Features

Chapter 8 Feedback Mechanisms and Models of Speech Production



Section IV Speech Perception


Chapter 9 Hearing: The Gateway to Speech Perception

Chapter 10 The Acoustic Cues to Speech Perception

Chapter 11 Strategies and Models of Speech Perception



Section V Instrumentation


Chapter 12 Pioneers in Speech Science

Chapter 13 Research Tools for the Study of Acoustic Analysis and
Speech Perception

Chapter 14 Research Tools in Speech Science for the Study of Speech Physiology



Appendix A Phonetic Alphabet for American English



Appendix B Nerves Important for Speech and Hearing: Cranial and Spinal



Glossary


Index

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