ERIC Number: EJ260975
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Feb
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On Finding that Speech Is Special.
Liberman, Alvin M.
American Psychologist, v37 n2 p148-67 Feb 1982
Language is not, as commonly believed, a biologically arbitrary assemblage of processes that are not themselves linguistic. Rather, language consists of specialized processes of phonetic perception that conform to the acoustic consequences of the way that articulatory movements are regulated. (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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