Origins of sound change approaches to phonologization

Explanations for sound change have traditionally focused on identifying the inception of change, that is, the identification of perturbations of the speech signal, conditioned by physiological constraints on articulatory and/or auditory mechanisms, which affect the way speech sounds are analyzed by...

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Main Author: Yu, Alan C. L.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
Series:Oxford linguistics / Oxford linguistics
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Explanations for sound change have traditionally focused on identifying the inception of change, that is, the identification of perturbations of the speech signal, conditioned by physiological constraints on articulatory and/or auditory mechanisms, which affect the way speech sounds are analyzed by the listener
Physical Description:xv, 336 p. ill
ISBN:9780191745249