ERIC Number: EJ592521
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Language Attitudes and Speech Behavior: New Zealand English and Standard American English.
Ray, George B.; Zahn, Christopher J.
Journal of Language and Social Psychology, v18 n3 p310-19 Sep 1999
Analyzed attitudes of 617 New Zealand listeners toward a New Zealand English speaker and a Standard American English speaker. Speakers altered pitch and rate in their delivery. On balance, the impact of paralinguistic behaviors was greater than that of accent. (Author/SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: New Zealand