ERIC Number: ED282278
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Status Report on Speech Research: A Report on the Status and Progress of Studies on the Nature of Speech, Instrumentation for Its Investigation, and Practical Applications, October-December 1986.
O'Brien, Nancy, Ed.
One of a series of semiannual reports, this paper presents articles exploring the status and progress of studies on the nature of speech, instrumentation for its investigation, and practical research applications. Titles of the papers and their authors are as follows: (1) "Lexical Organization and Welsh Consonant Mutations" (S. Boyce, C. P. Browman, and L. Goldstein); (2) "The Emergence of Cerebral Asymmetries in Early Human Development: A Literature Review and a Neuroembryological Model" (Catherine T. Best); (3) "The Role of Coarticulatory Effects in the Perception of Fricatives by Children and Adults" (Susan Nittrouer and Michael Studdert-Kennedy); (4) "Hemispheric Asymmetries in Phonological Processing" (G. Lukatela, Claudia Carello, M. Savic and M. T. Turvey); (5) "Processing Lexical Ambiguity and Visual Word Recognition in a Deep Orthography" (Shlomo Bentin and Ram Frost); (6) "Some Word Order Effects in Serbo-Croat" (Z. Urosevic, Claudia Carello, M. Savic, G. Lukatela, and M. T. Turvey); (7) "Short-Term Memory, Phonological Processing and Reading Ability" (Susan Brady); (8) "Phase-Locked Modes, Phase Transitions, and Component Oscillators in Biological Motion" (J. A. S. Kelso, G. Schoner, J. P. Scholz, and H. Haken); (9) "Beyond Anatomical Specificity" (M. T. Turvey); (10) "Perceptual Normalization of Vowels Produced by Sinusoidal Voices" (Robert E. Remez, Philip E. Rubin, Lynne C. Nygaard, and William A. Howell); (11) "The Stop-Glide Distinction: Acoustic Analysis and Perceptual Effect of Variation on Syllable Amplitude Envelope for Initial /b/ and /w/" (Susan Nittrouer and Michael Studdert-Kennedy); and (12) "The Development of Language Structure in Children with Down Syndrome" (Anne E. Fowler). (Citation information for each article is included.) (HTH)
Descriptors: Communication Research, Language Handicaps, Language Processing, Memory, Neurological Organization, Phonology, Second Languages, Speech Communication
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Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (DHHS), Bethesda, MD.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Haskins Labs., New Haven, CT.