The Phonology of Tone: The Representation of Tonal Register

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Hendrikus Gerardus van der Hulst, Harry van der Hulst, Keith L. Snider
Walter de Gruyter, 1993 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 278 pages
Seven studies of the representation of tone in tonal languages such as Dschang Bamileke, Ebrie, and East Asian languages. In addition to analyzing specific languages, they discuss tonal geometry, a metrical theory of intonational downstep, prosodic government, and other topics. Annotation copyright
 

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Contents

Clark
29
Hyman
72
Ladd
109
Victor Manfredi
133
Dschang and Ebriť as Akantype total downstep languages
185
Moira
245
Register as an intonation feature
258
Conclusion
266
Index of languages
273
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