Speech, Language, and Communication provides an overview of research, theory, and methodology in human language, from the spoken signal and its perception, to acts of communication. Each chapter provides a mini-review of research findings. Coverage includes speech production and recognition, visual word recognition, sentence production and comprehension, the acquisition of language, the neurobiological foundations of language, and a summary chapter discussing language as a cooperative act of communication.
Advanced students, academics, researchers, and professionals in speech, language, and communication sciences.
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- © Academic Press 1995
- 4th May 1995
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@qu:"Speech, Language and Communication provides an excellent presentation of the major issues in the study of human communication. This edited volume provides a set of concise and well-written reviews by some of the most respected scholars in their respective fields. This volume could not only serve as an excellent text for an upper level course on the psychology of language but also as an excellent desk reference text." @source:--Richard R. Hurtig in EAR AND HEARING
Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusette, U.S.A.
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.