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Mon Jan 13 2014

Books: Phonetic Spelling: Johnston

Editor for this issue: Justin Petro <justinlinguistlist.org>

Date: 07-Jan-2014
From: Joyce Reid <jreidcambridge.org>
Subject: Phonetic Spelling: Johnston
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Title: Phonetic Spelling
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
http://cambridge.org


Book URL: http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/languages-linguistics/phonetics-and-phonology/phonetic-spelling?format=PB


Author: Harry Johnston

Paperback: ISBN: 9781107635302 Pages: Price: U.K. £ 16.99
Paperback: ISBN: 9781107635302 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 26.99


Abstract:

Originally published in 1913, this book contains a proposed universal alphabet for all forms of speech. Johnston includes sample sentences from a variety of languages spelled out in his phonetic alphabet at the conclusion of the text. This book will be of value for anyone with an interest in phonetics and the search for a universally applicable writing system.

1. Phonetic spelling; 2. Criticism of other alphabets; 3. The phonetic alphabet; 4. The phonetic spelling of English; 5. The universal alphabet and its application.





Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics
Writing Systems


Written In: English (eng)

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