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  1. Stuttering and Cluttering

    Frameworks for Understanding and Treatment

    By David Ward

    Stuttering and Cluttering provides a comprehensive overview of both theoretical and treatment aspects of disorders of fluency: stuttering (also known as stammering) and the lesser-known cluttering. The book demonstrates how treatment strategies relate to the various theories as to why stuttering...

    Published November 14th 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. Experimental and Theoretical Advances in Prosody

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Duane G. Watson, Michael Wagner, Edward Gibson

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Prosody is the rhythm, stress and intonation of speech, which encodes information that is not encoded by the syntax or words of an utterance. Prosody is critical for parsing speech, constructing syntactic structure, and building a representation of the conversational discourse model, among other...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Psychology Press

  3. Modelling Word Recognition and Reading Aloud

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Johannes C. Ziegler, Jonathan Grainger, Marc Brysbaert

    Series: Special Issues of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Computational modeling has tremendously advanced our understanding of the processes involved in normal and impaired reading. While previous research has mainly focused on simulating reading aloud of monosyllabic words in English, the present special issue highlights some new directions in the field...

    Published August 25th 2010 by Psychology Press

  4. Speech Accompanying-Gesture

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Sotaro Kita

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    When we speak, we often spontaneously produce gestures. Such gestures are an integral part of face-to-face verbal communication. The relationship between speech and gesture is the theme of this Special Issue. The articles cover a wide range of issues: cultural differences, language and gesture...

    Published January 21st 2009 by Psychology Press

  5. The Syllable in Speech Production

    Perspectives on the Frame Content Theory

    Edited by Barbara L. Davis, Krisztina Zajdo

    As a testament to the scope of Peter MacNeilage’s scholarly work across his 40 year career, contributions to this tribute volume represent a broad spectrum of the seminal issues addressed by phonetic and evolutionary science over a number of years. Approaches to the problems raised by attempting to...

    Published February 7th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  6. An Introduction to the Science of Phonetics

    By Nigel Hewlett, Janet Mackenzie Beck

    The book is designed as an introduction to the scientific study of speech. No prior knowledge of phonetics is assumed. As far as mathematical knowlege is concerned, all that is assumed is a knowledge of simple arithmetic and as far as possible concepts are dealt with on an intuitive rather than...

    Published February 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  7. A Figure of Speech

    A Festschrift for John Laver

    Edited by William J. Hardcastle, Janet Mackenzie Beck

    Throughout the world, there are phoneticians who have been influenced by the teaching, research, and writings of John Laver. Many have worked with him personally, and most of the contributors to this book are people with whom he has had special links or whose involvement represents an appreciation...

    Published November 29th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Theoretical Issues in Stuttering

    By Ann Packman, Joseph S. Attanasio

    Although there is now a large body of research into the nature and treatment of stuttering, little is understood about its underlying mechanisms. As a result until now there has been no comprehensive review of the numerous theories and models that have been proposed to explain...

    Published August 25th 2004 by Psychology Press

  9. Connectionist Approaches To Clinical Problems in Speech and Language

    Therapeutic and Scientific Applications

    Edited by Raymond G. Daniloff

    Connectionist accounts of language acquisition, processing, and dissolution proliferate despite attacks from some linguists, cognitive scientists, and engineers. Although the networks of exquisitely interconnected perceptrons postulated by PDP theorists may not be anatomically homologous with...

    Published July 31st 2001 by Psychology Press

  10. Speech Perception By Ear and Eye

    A Paradigm for Psychological Inquiry

    By Dominic W. Massaro, Jeffry A. Simpson

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 31st 1987 by Psychology Press