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Gesture, Segment, Prosody by Gerard J. Docherty
Book DescriptionLaboratory Phonology uses speech data to research questions about the abstract categorical structures of phonology. This collection of papers broadly addresses three such questions: what structures underlie the temporal coordination of articulatory gestures? What is the proper role of segments and features in phonological description? And what structures - hierarchical or otherwise - relate morphosyntax to prosody? In order to encourage the interdisciplinary understanding required for progress in this field, each of the three groups of papers is preceded by a tutorial paper (commissioned for this volume) on theories and findings presupposed by some or all of the papers in the group. In addition, most of the papers are followed by commentaries, written by noted researchers in phonetics and phonology, which serve to bring important theoretical and methodological issues into perspective. Most of the material collected here is based on papers presented at the Second Conference on Laboratory Phonology in Edinburgh, 1989. The volume is therefore a sequel to Kingston and Beckman's Papers in Laboratory Phonology I, also published by Cambridge University Press.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521401272
(228mm x 152mm x 30mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 14-May-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Gerard J. Docherty
Gesture, Segment, Prosody, Paperback (February 2010)
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Phonological Knowledge, Paperback (December 2000)
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Urban Voices, Paperback (October 1999)» View all books by Gerard J. Docherty
Accents and dialects are undergoing small variations over time. This work presents one of few surveys of this phonological variation and change in urban accents across Great Britain and Ireland. It provides a description of accent features within one or more urban centres, including information on social and stylistic variation and ongoing change.
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