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Origins of Sound Change: Approaches to Phonologization

Alan C. L. Yu


This volume showcases the current state of the art in phonologization research, bringing together work by leading scholars in sound change research from different disciplinary and scholarly traditions. The book investigates the progression of sound change from the perspectives of speech perception, speech production, phonology, sociolinguistics, language acquisition, psycholinguistics, computer science, statistics, and social and cognitive psychology. This volume highlights the fruitfulness of collaborative efforts among phonologists with specialists from neighboring disciplines seeking unifie ... More

Keywords: sound change, phonologization, vowel harmony, phonological development, experimental phonology, dissimilation, assimilation, coarticulation, experimental phonology

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Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780199573745
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2013 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573745.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Alan C. L. Yu, editor
Associate Professor of Linguistics and the College, University of Chicago

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