Accession Number : AD0749339

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 Jul-30 Sep 71,

Corporate Author : HASKINS LABS NEW HAVEN CONN

Personal Author(s) : Cooper,Franklin S.

Report Date : OCT 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 211

Abstract : Manuscripts and extended reports cover the following topics: How is language conveyed by speech; Reading, the linguistic process, and linguistic awareness; Misreading--a search for causes; Language codes and memory codes; Speech cues and sign stimuli; On the evolution of human language; Distinctive features and laryngeal control; Auditory and linguistic processes in the perception of intonation contours; Glottal modes in consonant distinctions; Voice timing in Korean stops; Interactions between linguistic and nonlinguistic processing; Perception of linguistic and nonlinguistic dimensions of dichotic stimuli; Dichotic backward masking of complex sounds; On the nature of categorical perception of speech sounds.

Descriptors :   (*SPEECH, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), INSTRUMENTATION, LANGUAGE, READING, MEMORY(PSYCHOLOGY), PHONETICS, AUDITORY PERCEPTION, LINGUISTICS

Subject Categories : Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE