Sixth International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP 2000)

Beijing, China
October 16-20, 2000

Oral Culture in the 21st Century: The Case of Speech Processing

Sven E. G. Öhman

Dept Linguistics, Uppsala University, Sweden

In the 20th Century modern scientific research into speech and spoken language was launched by the pioneering efforts of men like Gunnar Fant, Ken Stevens, Al Liberman, Frank Cooper, and others. As this research progressed it had gradually to shake off the straight-jacket of traditional grammatical-linguistic conceptions, and to develop entirely fresh views. This paper will spell out some of the conceptual differences and discuss their probable consequences for the future in some detail.

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Bibliographic reference.  Öhman, Sven E. G. (2000): "Oral culture in the 21st century: the case of speech processing", In ICSLP-2000, vol.1, 36-41.