Accession Number : AD0719382

Title :   Speech Research: A Report on the Status and Progress of Studies on the Nature of Speech, Instrumentation for Its Investigation, and Practical Applications.

Descriptive Note : Status rept. 1 Jan-30 Jun 70.

Corporate Author : HASKINS LABS NEW YORK

Report Date : 30 JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 218

Abstract : Contents: Hemispheric specialization for speech perception; Ear differences in the recall of fricatives and vowels; Selective listening for temporally staggered dichotic CV syllables; Temporal order judgments in speech; Opposed effects of a delayed channel on perception of dichotically and monotically presented CV syllables; Discrimination in speech and nonspeech modes; Effects of filtering and vowel environment on consonant perception; A direct magnitude scaling method to investigate categorical versus continuous modes of speech perception; On the speech of Neanderthal man; Glottal adjustments for English obstruents; Cinegraphic observations of the larynx during voiced and voiceless stops. A listing is given of manuscripts for publication, reports, and oral papers.

Descriptors :   (*SPEECH, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), AUDITORY PERCEPTION, HEARING, PHONETICS, INSTRUMENTATION

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE