Volenec & Reiss (2019) – The intervocalic palatal glide in Cognitive Phonetics

The intervocalic palatal glide in Cognitive Phonetics
Veno Volenec, Charles Reiss
direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/004582
May 2019
This study addresses a puzzle in Croatian regarding the fate of the underlying palatal glide in intervocalic position. Approaching the puzzle from the perspective of Cognitive Phonetics (CP), we advance two claims: First, output phonological representations consisting of features are not directly interpretable by the articulatory system; rather, the interface between the phonology and the articulatory system is mediated by a universal transduction system. Second, the main units of speech production are transduced phonological features, and not segments, syllables, or articulatory gestures.

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Reference: lingbuzz/004582
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Published in: Proceedings of NELS 49
keywords: phonology, phonetics, cognitive phonetics, coarticulation, palatal glide, croatian, generative phonology, substance-free phonology, phonology-phonetics interface
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