Comparisons in Perception between Speech and Nonspeech Signals

Tessa Bent, David B. Pisoni

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Clinical Linguistics
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781405135221
StatePublished - Mar 6 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Brain-imaging studies -neural mechanisms underlying processing of speech and nonspeech sounds
  • Categorical perception
  • Classic experimental findings
  • Perception of speech and nonspeech signals
  • Rate and talker normalization
  • Specialization for speech perception
  • Talker-contingent phonetic coding

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Arts and Humanities(all)

Cite this

Bent, T., & Pisoni, D. B. (2009). Comparisons in Perception between Speech and Nonspeech Signals. In The Handbook of Clinical Linguistics (pp. 400-411). John Wiley and Sons.