Acoustic Analysis of Speech

ISBN-10: 1565933648
ISBN-13: 9781565933644
Edition: 1992
List price: $145.95
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Description: An introductory text on speech acoustics with a primary focus on American English. The second edition includes new information on acoustic theory, methods of acoustic analysis, acoustic properties of vowels and consonants, acoustic correlates of  More...

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List price: $145.95
Copyright year: 1992
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date: 4/1/1992
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 248
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

An introductory text on speech acoustics with a primary focus on American English. The second edition includes new information on acoustic theory, methods of acoustic analysis, acoustic properties of vowels and consonants, acoustic correlates of speaker variables and suprasegmentals, and speech synthesis. The authors are a speech pathologist (Kent) and linguist (Read) at the U. of Wisconsin-Madison. The text assumes familiarity with elementary acoustic concepts such as waveforms, spectra, resonance, and decibels. c. Book News Inc.

Preface to the Second Editionp. vii
An Introduction to the Study of Speech Acousticsp. 1
Acoustic Theory of Speech Productionp. 17
Introduction to the Acoustic Analysis of Speechp. 53
The Acoustic Characteristics of Vowels and Diphthongsp. 105
The Acoustic Characteristics of Consonantsp. 139
The Acoustic Correlates of Speaker Characteristicsp. 189
Suprasegmental Properties of Speechp. 223
Speech Synthesisp. 241
Phonetic Symbols for Vowels and Consonants; Abbreviations Used in the Textp. 267
Elementary Physics of Soundp. 271
Nonlinear Frequency Scales for Speech Analysisp. 281
Referencesp. 283
Glossaryp. 301
Indexp. 307
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