ERIC Number: ED219834
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Speech Research: A Report on the Status and Progress of Studies on the Nature of Speech, Instrumentation for Its Investigation, and Practical Applications, Status Report, April 1-June 30, 1982.
Haskins Labs., New Haven, CT.
Research reports on the nature of speech, instrumentation for its investigation, and practical applications of research are provided in this status report covering the period of April 1 through June 30, 1982. The 13 reports deal with the following topics: (1) the functional significance of physiological tremor, (2) differences between experienced and inexperienced listeners to deaf speech, (3) a language-oriented view of reading and its disabilities, (4) phonetic factors in letter detection, (5) categorical perception, (6) short term recall by deaf signers of American Sign Language, (7) the use of phonological awareness and verbal short term memory to detect reading problems, (8) initiation versus execution time during manual and oral counting by stutterers, (9) trading relations in the perception of speech by 5-year-old children, (10) the role of the strap muscles in pitch lowering, (11) phonetic validation of distinctive features in French, (12) consonant and syllable boundaries, and (13) vowel information in postvocalic frictions. (FL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.; National Inst. of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke (NIH), Bethesda, MD.; National Institutes of Health (DHHS), Bethesda, MD.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Haskins Labs., New Haven, CT.