Darwin, C. J. School of Psychology, University of Sussex, Sussex, United Kingdom.
- Hearing and vision
- Perception and development of speech categories
- Listening in the speech mode
- Words and continuous speech
- The hearing-impaired
- Related Primary Literature
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A term broadly used to refer to how an individual understands what others are saying. More narrowly, speech perception is viewed as the way a listener can interpret the sound that a speaker produces as a sequence of discrete linguistic categories such as phonemes, syllables, or words. See also: Phonetics; Psycholinguistics
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