The Oxford Handbook of Laboratory Phonology

Hardcover | December 14, 2011

EditorAbigail C. Cohn, Cecile Fougeron, Marie Huffman

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This book provides state-of-the-art coverage of research in laboratory phonology. Laboratory phonology denotes a research perspective, not a specific theory: it represents a broad community of scholars dedicated to bringing interdisciplinary experimental approaches and methods to bear on howspoken language is structured, learned and used; it draws on a wide range of tools and concepts from cognitive and natural sciences. This book describes the investigative approaches, disciplinary perspectives, and methods deployed in laboratory phonology, and highlights the most promising areas ofcurrent research. Part one introduces the history, nature, and aims of laboratory phonology. The remaining four parts cover central issues in research done within this perspective, as well as methodological resources used for investigating these issues. Contributions to this volume address how laboratory phonologyapproaches have provided insight into human speech and language structure and how theoretical questions and methodologies are intertwined. This Handbook, the first specifically dedicated to the laboratory phonology approach, builds on the foundation of knowledge amassed in linguistics, speechresearch and allied disciplines. With the varied interdisciplinary contributions collected, the Handbook advances work in this vibrant field.

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This book provides state-of-the-art coverage of research in laboratory phonology. Laboratory phonology denotes a research perspective, not a specific theory: it represents a broad community of scholars dedicated to bringing interdisciplinary experimental approaches and methods to bear on howspoken language is structured, learned and us...

Abigail C. Cohn is Professor of Linguistics at Cornell University. Her research addresses the relationship between phonology and phonetics and is informed by laboratory phonology approaches. Her published work includes articles in Phonology and a number of edited volumes. Cecile Fougeron is Research Scientist in experimental phonetics...

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Part I: Introduction1. Abigail C. Cohn, Cecile Fougeron, and Marie Huffman: Introduction2. Mary Beckman and John Kingston: Between The Grammar and Physics of Speech3. Janet Pierrehumbert, Mary Beckman, and D. R. Ladd: Conceptual Foundations in Phonology as a Laboratory SciencePart II: Nature and Types of Variation: Their interpretation within a laboratory phonology perspective4. Gerald Docherty and Norma Mendoza-Denton: Speaker-related Variation - Sociophonetic Factors5. Andries Coetzee and Arto Anttila: Integrating Variation in Phonological Analysis6. Mirjam Ernestus and Yiya Chen: Message-related Variation7. Philip Hoole, Barbara Kuhnert, and Marianne Pouplier: System-related variationPart III: Muldidimensional Representations of Knowledge of Sound Structure8. Adam Albright, Aditi Lahiri, Sarah Hawkins, and Janet Pierrehumbert: Lexical Representations9. Jeff Mielke, Elizabeth Zsiga, and Paul Boersma: Phonological Elements10. Adamantios Gafos, Louis Goldstein, Marie-Helene Cote , and Alice Turk: Organization of Phonological Eelments11. Sonia Frota, Amalia Arvaniti, and Mariapaola D'Imperio: Prosodic Representations12. Benjamin Munson, Jan Edwards, and Mary E. Beckman: Phonological Representations in Language Acquisition: Climbing the ladder of abstraction13. Ioana Chitoran, Jonathan Harrington, and Robert Kirchner: Changes in RepresentationsPart IV: Integrating Different Perspectives: new insights from production, perception, and acquisition14. Lori Holt and Noel Nguyen: Insights From Perception and Comprehension15. Bob McMurray and Ashley Farris-Trimble: Emergent Information Level Coupling Between Perception and Production16. Katherine Demuth, Jae Yung Song, Paola Escudero, and Rajka Smiljanic: Insights From Acquisition and LearningPart V: Methodologies and Resources17. Jennifer Cole, Mark Hasegawa-Johnson, Dan Loehr, Linda Van Guilder, Henning Reetz, and Stefan Frisch: Corpora, Databases, and Internet Resources18. Khalil Iskarous, Lisa Davidson, Helen Hanson, and Christine Shadle: Articulatory Analysis and Acoustic Modeling19. Pilar Prieto, Brechtje Post, and Francis Nolan: Prosodic Analysis20. Jessica Maye, Niels Schiller, Paul Iverson, Shari Speer, William Idsardi, and David Poeppel: Encoding, Decoding, and Acquisition21. Jim Scobbie, Jane Stuart-Smith, Natasha Warner, Paul Warren, and Jen Hay: Experimental Design and Data Collection22. John Kingston, Harala Baayen, and Cynthia Clopper: Statistical Analyses