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Handbook of the International Phonetic Association

A Guide to the Use of the International Phonetic Alphabet

International Phonetic Association

Hardcover

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Description

This book is a comprehensive guide to the International Phonetic Alphabet, widely used for over a century to transcribe the sounds of languages. The Handbook is in three parts: Part I contains an introduction to phonetic description and exemplification of the use of phonetic symbols; Part II consists of twenty-nine Illustrations of the application of the International Phonetic Alphabet to a range of languages; and Part III covers speech pathology, computer codings, and the history of the IPA. This is an essential reference work for phoneticians and linguists more generally.

Cambridge University Press, 9780521652360, 216pp.

Publication Date: June 28, 1999