Principles of Phonetics
This major new textbook is designed for readers who wish to pursue the study of phonetics from an initial to an advanced stage. It moves from a discussion of general concepts to a total of eleven chapters on phonetic classification, and it includes discussion of other issues such as the relationship between phonetics and phonology. There are illustrations from over 500 of the world's languages. Principles of Phonetics will be required reading for all serious students of speech and language.
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The semiotic framework
The relationship hetween phonetics and phonology
The phonetic analysis of speech
The architecture of phonetic classification
pitch and loudness
stress syllahle weight
continuity and rate
Types of transcription
Evaluating general phonetic theory
2a Voiceless oral stops in 317 languages
The phonetic alphahet of the International Phonetic
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