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Title: Speech Production and Language: In Honor of Osamu Fujimura
Edited By: Hiroya Fujisaki
Hajime Hirose
Shigeru Kiritani
Series Title: Speech Research
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Osamu Fujimura is renowned for his interest and competence in a wide variety of subjects ranging from physics, physiology and phonetics to linguistics and artificial intelligence. Through a fusion of these disciplines he has shown us new ways of looking into human speech and language which relate the physical and physiological processes in phonetics to abstract, higher-level linguistic structure. Reflecting Osama Fujimura's long-standing interests, the chapters in this volume provide a wide perspective on the various aspects of speech production (physical, physiological, syntactic, and information theoretic) and their relationship to the structure of speech and language. Contents 1 Background * Manfred R. Schroeder, Speech: a physicist remembers * 2 Larygeal functions in speech * Minoru Hirano, Kiminori Sato and Keiichiro Yukizane, Male-female differences in anterior commissure angle o Christy L. Ludlow, Susan E. Sedory Holzer and Mihoko Fujita, Correlations among intrinsic laryngeal muscles during speech gestures * Ingo R. Titze, Regulation of fundamental frequency with a physiologically- based model of the larynx * Shigeru Kiritani and Seiji Niimi, High-speed digital image analysis of temporal changes in vocal fold vibration in tremor * Masayuki Sawashima, Phonetic control of the glottal opening * 3 Voice source characteristics in speech * Gunnar Fant, Frequency domain analysis of glottal flow: The LF-model revisited * Janet Pierrehumbert, Consequences of intonation for the voice source o Noriko Umeda, Fundamental frequency rule for English discourse * Hajime Hirose, Physiological and acoustical correlates of voicing distinction in esophageal speech o 4 Articulatory organization o Morris Halle and Kenneth N. Stevens, The postalveolar fricatives of Polish * Thomas H. Crystal and Arthur S. House, A note on the durations of American English consonants o Shinji Maeda and Kiyoshi Honda, Articulatory coordination and its neurobiological aspects * Joseph S. Perkell and Marc H. Cohen, Token-to-token variation of tongue-body vowel targets: The effect of context o Ilse Lehiste, The phonetic realization of the HAIKU form in Estonian poetry, compared to Japanese * M. Mohan Sondhi, Synthesis and coding of speech using physiological models o 5 Verbal behavior: sound structure, information structure * John J. Ohala, Comparison of speech sounds: distance vs. cost metrics * James D. McCawley, A note on Japanese passives * Hiroya Fujisaki, Sentence production and information * Index

Publication Year: 1997
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Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 3110152770
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 302
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