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By J. Mackenzie Beck,William J. Hardcastle,Janet Mackenzie Beck

in the course of the international, there are phoneticians who've been encouraged via the instructing, examine, and writings of John Laver. Many have labored with him individually, and lots of the participants to this booklet are individuals with whom he has had certain hyperlinks or whose involvement represents an appreciation of the breadth of Laver's pursuits.

While the e-book is intended to be a tribute to John Laver, the subjects were selected to supply an summary of a few key concerns in phonetics, with illuminating contributions from one of the most influential lecturers within the box.

Contributing to this festschrift are William Hardcastle, Janet Mackenzie Beck, Peter Ladefoged, John J. Ohala, F. Gibbon, Anne Cutler, Mirjam Broersma, Helen Fraser, Peter F. MacNeilage, Barbara L. Davis, R. E. Asher, E. L. Keane, G. J. Docherty, P. Foulkes, Janet Fletcher, Catherine Watson, John neighborhood, Ailbhe Ní Chasaide, Christer Gobl, John H. Esling, Jimmy G. Harris, and Francis Nolan.

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