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Speech and Language - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780126086096, 9781483219974

Speech and Language, Volume 9

1st Edition

Advances in Basic Research and Practice

Editor: Norman J. Lass
Paperback ISBN: 9781483206547
Hardcover ISBN: 9780126086096
eBook ISBN: 9781483219974
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 28th May 1983
Page Count: 376
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Table of Contents



Contents of Previous Volumes

New Prospects for Speech by the Hearing Impaired

I. Introduction

II. A Conceptual Model

III. Emergence of Speech Deviation in the Deaf

IV. The Central Stage of Speech Processing

V. Speech of the Deaf

VI. Seeking Sensory Alternatives

VII. Dynamic Orometry

VIII. Conclusions


Integrated Speech and Language Instruction for the Hearing-Impaired Adolescent

I. Introduction

II. Basis for Integrated Instruction

III. Diagnostic Procedures

IV. Description of the Instructional Program

V. Evaluation of the Instructional Program

VI. Concluding Comments


Laryngectomee Rehabilitation: Past and Present

I. History of Laryngectomy

II. Laryngectomee Rehabilitation

III. History of the Artificial Larynx

IV. Esophageal Speech

V. Surgical Facilitation of Voice

VI. Summary


Sensory and Motor Changes during Development and Aging

I. Introduction

II. Concepts for the Development and Aging Processes

III. Development and Aging of Psychological Functions

IV. Development and Aging of Sensory and Perceptual Processes

V. Development and Aging of Psychomotor Performance

VI. The Processes of Development and Aging: Related Areas

VII. Assessment and Investigative Procedures for Oral Sensory and Motor Functioning

VIII. Statement of the Problem

IX. Procedures

X. Statistical Procedures

XI. Overview of Results

XII. Discussion

XIII. Summary


The Phonetic Structure of Errors in the Perception of Fluent Speech

I. Introduction

II. The Data

III. Data Analysis

IV. Focal Vowel Errors

V. Focal Consonant Errors

VI. Conclusion


Multiple Meanings of "Phoneme" (Articulatory, Acoustic, Perceptual, Graphemic) and Their Confusions

I. Introduction

II. Alphabetic Writing and the Phoneme

III. Phonemes as Perceptual Units

IV. Perception of Acoustic Sequences

V. Perceptual Storage in Speech Perception

VI. Models for Perceptual Processing of Speech

VII. Studies Involving Holistic Pattern Recognition in Animals

VIII. Summary and Conclusions


Perception of Consonant Place of Articulation

I. Preliminary Articulatory, Acoustic, and Perceptual Considerations

II. Approaches to Perception of Place of Consonant Articulation

III. General Summary




Speech and Language: Advances in Basic Research and Practice, Volume 9 is a collection of contributions that discuss a broad range of topics on speech and language processes and pathologies. This volume contains seven contributions covering a wide array of topics on speech and language. It covers topics on speech development and production in normal and hearing-impaired speakers; integrated speech and language instruction for the hearing-impaired adolescent; and laryngectomee rehabilitation. Also discussed are subjects on sensory and motor changes during development and aging; the phonetic structure of errors in the perception of fluent speech; and the multiple meanings of phoneme and their confusions. Linguists, speech pathologists, and researchers on language development will find the book very insightful and informative.


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About the Editor

Norman J. Lass