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The Resource The atlas of North American English : phonetics, phonology, and sound change : a multimedia reference tool, by William Labov, Sharon Ash, Charles Boberg

The atlas of North American English : phonetics, phonology, and sound change : a multimedia reference tool, by William Labov, Sharon Ash, Charles Boberg

Label
The atlas of North American English : phonetics, phonology, and sound change : a multimedia reference tool
Title
The atlas of North American English
Title remainder
phonetics, phonology, and sound change : a multimedia reference tool
Statement of responsibility
by William Labov, Sharon Ash, Charles Boberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Atlas of North American English provides an overall view of the pronounciation and vowel systems of the dialects of the U.S. and Canada. It is based on a telephone survey of local speakers representing all of the urbanized areas of North America
Cataloging source
BUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Labov, William
Dewey number
427/.97
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PE2808
LC item number
.L26 2006b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ash, Sharon
  • Boberg, Charles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • Americanisms
  • Canadianisms
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Americanisms
  • Canadianisms
  • English language
  • English language
  • North America
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Mundart
  • Phonologie
  • Phonetik
  • Sprachwandel
Label
The atlas of North American English : phonetics, phonology, and sound change : a multimedia reference tool, by William Labov, Sharon Ash, Charles Boberg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed Jan. 13, 2006)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- The North American English vowel system -- Principles of chain shifting and mergers -- Sampling and field methods -- Methods of acoustic analysis -- The construction of isoglosses -- The restoration of post-vocalic /r/ -- Nearly completed mergers -- North American mergers in progress -- The vowels of North American English -- The dialects of North American English -- The fronting of back upgliding vowels -- The short-a and short-o configurations -- The North -- Canada -- New England -- New York City and the mid-Atlantic states -- The South -- The Midland -- The West -- Lexical and grammatical maps -- African-Americans -- The findings of the Atlas of North American English : an overview
  • North American mergers in progress
  • The vowels of North American English
  • The dialects of North American English
  • The fronting of back upgliding vowels
  • The short-a and short-o configurations
  • The North
  • Canada
  • New England
  • New York City and the mid-Atlantic states
  • The South
  • Introduction
  • The Midland
  • The West
  • Lexical and grammatical maps
  • African-Americans
  • The atlas of North American English : an overview
  • The North American English vowel system
  • Principles of chain shifting and mergers
  • Sampling methods
  • Methods of acoustic analysis
  • The construction of isoglosses
  • The restoration of post-vocalic /r/
  • Nearly completed mergers
Control code
62886690
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110167467
Lccn
2005027981
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, digital, PDF file
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62886690
Label
The atlas of North American English : phonetics, phonology, and sound change : a multimedia reference tool, by William Labov, Sharon Ash, Charles Boberg
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed Jan. 13, 2006)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- The North American English vowel system -- Principles of chain shifting and mergers -- Sampling and field methods -- Methods of acoustic analysis -- The construction of isoglosses -- The restoration of post-vocalic /r/ -- Nearly completed mergers -- North American mergers in progress -- The vowels of North American English -- The dialects of North American English -- The fronting of back upgliding vowels -- The short-a and short-o configurations -- The North -- Canada -- New England -- New York City and the mid-Atlantic states -- The South -- The Midland -- The West -- Lexical and grammatical maps -- African-Americans -- The findings of the Atlas of North American English : an overview
  • North American mergers in progress
  • The vowels of North American English
  • The dialects of North American English
  • The fronting of back upgliding vowels
  • The short-a and short-o configurations
  • The North
  • Canada
  • New England
  • New York City and the mid-Atlantic states
  • The South
  • Introduction
  • The Midland
  • The West
  • Lexical and grammatical maps
  • African-Americans
  • The atlas of North American English : an overview
  • The North American English vowel system
  • Principles of chain shifting and mergers
  • Sampling methods
  • Methods of acoustic analysis
  • The construction of isoglosses
  • The restoration of post-vocalic /r/
  • Nearly completed mergers
Control code
62886690
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110167467
Lccn
2005027981
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, digital, PDF file
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62886690

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