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Introducing Phonology (05 Edition)

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This accessible textbook provides a clear and practical introduction to phonology, the study of sound patterns in language. Designed for students with only a basic knowledge of linguistics, it teaches in a step-by-step fashion the logical techniques of phonological analysis and the fundamental theories that underpin it. Through over sixty graded exercises, students are encouraged to make their own analyses of phonological patterns and processes, based on extensive data and problems sets from a wide variety of languages. Introducing Phonology equips students with the essential analytical skills needed for further study in the field, such as how to think critically and discover generalizations about data, how to formulate hypotheses, and how to test them. Providing a solid foundation in both the theory and practice of phonology, it is set to become the leading text for any introductory course, and will be invaluable to all students beginning to study the discipline.

Synopsis:

This accessible textbook provides a clear and practical introduction to phonology, the study of sound patterns in language. Designed for undergraduates with only a basic knowledge of linguistics, it logically develops the techniques of phonological analysis. Over sixty graded exercises encourage students to make their own analyses of phonological patterns and processes, based on extensive data and problem sets from a variety of languages.

Synopsis:

This accessible textbook provides a clear introduction to phonology, the study of sound patterns. Providing a solid foundation in phonology and presenting examples from over 100 languages, it is set to become the leading text for any introductory course, and will be invaluable to students beginning to study the discipline.

About the Author

David Odden is Professor in the Department of Linguistics, Ohio State University.

Table of Contents

1. What is phonology?; 2. Phonetic transcriptions; 3. Allophonic relations; 4. Underlying representations; 5. Interacting processes; 6. Feature theory; 7. Doing an analysis; 8. Phonological typology and naturalness; 9. Abstractness and psychological reality; 10. Nonlinear representations.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521534048
Author:
Odden, David Arnold
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Author:
Odden, David
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
Phonetics & Phonics
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Linguistics - Phonetics & Phonology
Subject:
Education-Phonics
Series:
Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics
Publication Date:
20050231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
9.72x7.20x.87 in. 1.63 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This accessible textbook provides a clear and practical introduction to phonology, the study of sound patterns in language. Designed for undergraduates with only a basic knowledge of linguistics, it logically develops the techniques of phonological analysis. Over sixty graded exercises encourage students to make their own analyses of phonological patterns and processes, based on extensive data and problem sets from a variety of languages.
"Synopsis" by , This accessible textbook provides a clear introduction to phonology, the study of sound patterns. Providing a solid foundation in phonology and presenting examples from over 100 languages, it is set to become the leading text for any introductory course, and will be invaluable to students beginning to study the discipline.
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