Studies in General and English Phonetics: Essays in Honour of Professor J.D. O'Connor

Synopsis

Rhythm, intonation, exotic and familiar languages as well as computer-sythesized audio-communications, procedures in forensic linguistics, pronunciation lexicography, language change and sociological aspects of speech such as English regional accents and dialects in Britain and other parts of the world are covered in these thirty-eight articles in tribute to Professor J.D. O'Connor by an international list of contributors, including many world famous names. With an invaluable up-to-date bibliography, no university library will be complete without it.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Tsutomu Akamatsu
  • Andrew Butcher
  • Bruce Connell
  • W. J. Hardcastle
  • Hermann J. Künzel
  • Tsutomu Akamatsu
  • Andrew Butcher
  • Bruce Connell
  • W. J. Hardcastle
  • Hermann J. Künzel
  • John Laver
  • Moray J. Nairn
  • James R. Hurford University Of Edinburgh
  • A. Traill
  • L.Van Buuren
  • Patricia D. S. Ashby
  • Alan Cruttenden
  • David Crystal
  • E. Douglas-Cowie
  • R. Cowie
  • J. Rahilly
  • Anthony Fox
  • Jill House
  • Allen Hirson
  • Francis Nolan
  • Héctor Ortiz-Lira
  • G. E. Pointon
  • Paul Tench
  • László Varga
  • Jack Windsor Lewis
  • John Baldwin
  • Nikolas Coupland
  • Laurie Bauer
  • John Higgins
  • John Kelly
  • John Local
  • J. Derrick McClure
  • J. A. Maidment
  • Clive Upton
  • Henry J. Warkentyne
  • John H. Esling
  • J. C. Wells
  • Beverley Collins
  • Y. M. L. Leclézio
  • Inge Livbjerg
  • Inger M. Mees
  • J. Posthumus
  • David Taylor
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1995