Chapter 19. Instrumental Analysis of Articulation in Speech Impairment

  1. Martin J. Ball Head Past President2,
  2. Dr. Michael R. Perkins Professor founder member Vice-President3,
  3. Dr. Nicole Müller2 and
  4. Sara Howard Senior Lecturer speech-language therapist pathologist President3
  1. Fiona E. Gibbon speech and language therapist Professor Head Fellow

Published Online: 6 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444301007.ch19

The Handbook of Clinical Linguistics

The Handbook of Clinical Linguistics

How to Cite

Gibbon, F. E. (2009) Instrumental Analysis of Articulation in Speech Impairment, in The Handbook of Clinical Linguistics (eds M. J. Ball, M. R. Perkins, N. Müller and S. Howard), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444301007.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Louisiana, Lafayette, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Human Communication Sciences, University of Sheffield, UK

Author Information

  1. Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405135221

Online ISBN: 9781444301007

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Keywords:

  • phonetics and phonology;
  • instrumental approach - measuring directly articulator activity during speech;
  • electropalatography (EPG);
  • instrumental analysis of articulation;
  • motion-tracking instruments investigating articulatory kinematics;
  • electromagnetic articulography (EMA) or electromagnetic midsagittal articulography (EMMA);
  • Glossometry - technique using light-emitting diodes and phototransistor pairs mounted on artificial plate

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Electropalatography

  • Imaging Techniques

  • Motion Tracking

  • Conclusion

  • References