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Phonetics and Phonology

  1. Introducing Phonetics and Phonology

    3rd Edition

    By Mike Davenport, S.J. Hannahs

    This book examines some of the ways in which linguists can express what native speakers know about the sound system of their language. Intended for the absolute beginner, it requires no previous background in linguistics, phonetics or phonology. Starting with a grounding in phonetics and...

    Published July 30th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Phonetics

    The Science of Speech

    By Martin J Ball, Joan Rahilly

    In their comprehensive new introduction to phonetics, Ball and Rahilly offer a detailed explanation of the process of speech production, from the anatomical initiation of sounds and their modification in the larynx, through to the final articulation of vowels and consonants in the oral and nasal...

    Published October 29th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Phonetics

    By Patricia Ashby

    Series: Understanding Language

    Assuming little or no background knowledge and using original examples and exercises (with answers supplied), Understanding Phonetics provides you with an accessible introduction to the basics of phonetics and a comprehensive analysis of traditional phonetic theory - the articulation and physical...

    Published September 30th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Understanding Phonology

    3rd Edition

    By Carlos Gussenhoven, Haike Jacobs

    Series: Understanding Language

    This widely acclaimed textbook provides a complete introduction to the phonology of human languages ideal for readers with no prior knowledge of the subject. This skilfully written text provides a broad, yet up-to-date, introduction to phonology. Assuming no previous knowledge of phonology or...

    Published May 27th 2011 by Routledge