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Vowel perception and theories of speech perception

B. S. Rosner and J. B. Pickering

in Vowel Perception and Production

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198521389
eISBN:
9780191706622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521389.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Previous theories of vowel perception fall into two main classes: strong articulatory theories and strong auditory theories. The theory presented in this book is discussed briefly in this framework.


The development of audiovisual speech perception

Salvador Soto-Faraco, Marco Calabresi, Jordi Navarra, Janet F. Werker, and David J. Lewkowicz

in Multisensory Development

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199586059
eISBN:
9780191741470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586059.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter considers the contribution of multisensory processes to the development of speech perception. Evidence for matching and integration of audiovisual speech information within the first few ... More


The Motor Theory of Speech Perception 1

Christopher Mole

in Sounds and Perception: New Philosophical Essays

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199282968
eISBN:
9780191712333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199282968.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter has two parts. The first is concerned with the Motor Theory of Speech's explanandum, and shows that it is rather hard to give a precise account of what the Motor Theory is a theory of. ... More


Natural Speech

Mark Tatham and Katherine Morton

in Expression in Speech: Analysis and Synthesis

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199250677
eISBN:
9780191719462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250677.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This chapter introduces the concept of integrated speech production and perception, and the roles of speaker and listener. Production is for perception, i.e., the speech waveform triggers perceptions ... More


The Components of Language: What's Specific to Language, and What's Specific to Humans 1

Steven Pinker and Ray Jackendoff

in Language Universals

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195305432
eISBN:
9780199866953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305432.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

Hauser, Chomsky, and Fitch (HCF) proposed that recursion is the only thing that distinguishes language (a) from other human capacities, and (b) from the capacities of animals. These factors are ... More


Temporal Dynamics in Categorization

Michael Spivey

in The Continuity of Mind

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195170788
eISBN:
9780199786831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170788.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter identifies weaknesses in formal logical approaches to categorization by discussing Russell's Paradox with set theory and the Sorites Paradox, and by tracking the continuous temporal ... More


The unexpected effects of experience on the development of multisensory perception in primates

David J. Lewkowicz

in Multisensory Development

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199586059
eISBN:
9780191741470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586059.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter reviews what is currently known about the development of audiovisual perception in infancy and shows that the ability to perceive multisensory coherence takes time to emerge. In ... More


MEG and Reading: From Perception to Linguistic Analysis

Riitta Salmelin

in MEG: An Introduction to Methods

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195307238
eISBN:
9780199863990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307238.003.0013
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Techniques

This chapter focuses on the use of MEG in studying neural processes of fluent and impaired reading. It first tracks the cortical sequence of activation when reading familiar words, and then considers ... More


Broca’s Region: A Speech Area?

Luciano Fadiga, Laila Craighero, and Alice Roy

in Broca's Region

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195177640
eISBN:
9780199864799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195177640.003.0009
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter reviews some literature data and presents some experimental results showing that, in addition to speech-related tasks, Broca's area is also significantly involved during tasks devoid of ... More


Relationships Among Speech Perception and Language Measures in Hard-of-Hearing Children

Peter J. Blamey, Julia Z. Sarant, and Louise E. Paatsch

in Advances in the Spoken Language Development of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195179873
eISBN:
9780199893706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179873.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

This chapter discusses two approaches to studying the relationships between speech perception and language measures: an empirical multivariate regression analysis of longitudinal data from a large ... More


Sensing and Doing

Mohan Matthen

in Seeing, Doing, and Knowing: A Philosophical Theory of Sense Perception

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780199268504
eISBN:
9780191602283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199268509.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Sensory systems do not passively pick up features available in the ambient energy patterns. According to the Coevolution Thesis propounded here, they provide an organism with discriminatory abilities ... More


What Are the Uniquely Human Components of the Language Faculty?

Marc D. Hauser and W. Tecumseh Fitch

in Language Evolution

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199244843
eISBN:
9780191715167
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244843.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics

Taking a biologist's perspective on language evolution, this chapter advocates the use of a comparative method for exploring the various other components that make up the human language ability. It ... More


Speech Perception and Implicit Memory: Evidence for Detailed Episodic Encoding of Phonetic Events

Lorin Lachs, Kipp Mcmichael, and David B. Pisoni

in Rethinking Implicit Memory

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192632326
eISBN:
9780191670466
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192632326.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter begins with a review and discussion of the theoretical and meta-theoretical notions that underlie the traditional, abstractionist characterization of speech perception. Once the ... More


Auditory Laterality : Recent Findings in Speech Perception

Patricia E. Cowell

in The Two Halves of the Brain: Information Processing in the Cerebral Hemispheres

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014137
eISBN:
9780262265942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014137.003.0264
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This chapter explores the linguistic and cultural factors that impact laterality of speech perception. It analyzes the recent work into the biology of speech lateralization, concentrating on humans ... More


Constructive Feedback for Modularity

Michael Spivey

in The Continuity of Mind

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195170788
eISBN:
9780199786831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170788.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter addresses the varying definitions of “modularity” assumed by different fields (e.g., philosophy, psychology, neuroscience), and focuses on evaluating Fodor's notion of information ... More


Narrow Impressionistic Phonetic Transcription

Barry Heselwood

in Phonetic Transcription in Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748640737
eISBN:
9780748695195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640737.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

Chapter 5 argues for the validity of narrow impressionistic phonetic transcription from a position of phenomenalism, and offers counter-arguments to objections emanating from the philosophies of ... More


Dynamic Facial Speech: What, How, and Who?

Harold Hill

in Dynamic Faces: Insights from Experiments and Computation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014533
eISBN:
9780262289313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014533.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter examines the extent to which dynamic facial speech expresses what is being said, how it is being said, and by whom, by investigating a number of studies that focus on lip-reading and ... More


Mechanisms of Musical Memory in Infancy

Jenny R. Saffran

in The Cognitive Neuroscience of Music

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198525202
eISBN:
9780191689314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525202.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

This chapter summarizes the recent findings suggesting that as previously observed in the language domain, infants possess powerful memory abilities that allow them to represent myriad aspects of ... More


The McGurk Effect and the Primacy of Multisensory Perception

James W. Dias, Theresa C. Cook, and Lawrence D. Rosenblum

in The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199794607
eISBN:
9780190654795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794607.003.0115
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

The McGurk effect is an audiovisual speech illusion in which tacit lip-reading of a spoken syllable influences perception of a synchronized, but discrepant, auditory syllable. The effect works on ... More


Chinchillas do it too

Gerry T. M. Altmann

in The Ascent of Babel: An Exploration of Language, Mind, and Understanding

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198523772
eISBN:
9780191689017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198523772.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter compares language learning in babies and adults. One big difference between adults and babies is that adults have acquired knowledge about individual words and they have a mental ... More


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