The Effects of Auditory--Visual Vowel Identification Training on Speech Recognition Under Difficult Listening Conditions
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An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the response of visual word form area (VWFA) to visual and auditory stimuli, delay of the visual N1 component for pseudoletters, and VWFA functional specialisation.
- Two-Month-Old Infants' Sensitivity to Changes in Arbitrary Syllable -- Object Pairings: The Role of Temporal Synchrony. Gogate, Lakshmi J.; Prince, Christopher G.; Matatyaho, Dalit J. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception & Performan;Apr2009, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p508
To explore early lexical development, the authors examined infants' sensitivity to changes in spoken syllables and objects given different temporal relations between syllable-- object pairings. In Experiment 1, they habituated 2-month-olds to 1 syllable, /tah/ or /gah/, paired with an object in...
- Serial order in word form retrieval: New insights from the auditory picture-word interference task. Wilshire, Carolyn; Singh, Sunita; Tattersall, Catherine // Psychonomic Bulletin & Review;Feb2016, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p299
One important theoretical question about word production concerns whether the phonemes of a word are retrieved in parallel or in sequential order. To address this question, Meyer and Schriefers (Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition 17:1146-1160, 1991) used an...
- Code-specific processes in word naming: Evidence supporting a dual-routemodel of word recognition. Herdman, Chris M.; Beckett, Brian L. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception & Performan;Oct96, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p1149
Examines visual and phonological coding in visual word recognition. Use of different codes to process information on lexical and non-lexical routes. Interference on nonlexical processing; Relationship between digit memory, dot memory, tone memory and naming; Attentional resources and word...
- Influence of Onset Density on Spoken-Word Recognition. Vitevitch, Michael S. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception & Performan;Apr2002, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p270
Examines the influence of onset density on spoken-word recognition. Processes of spoken-word recognition; Factors affecting speed and accuracy of word recognition; Use of speeded auditory lexical-decision task in determining accuracy child.
- Effect of same- and different-modality spatial cues on auditory and visual target identification. Mondor, Todd A.; Amirault, Kimberley J. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception & Performan;Jun98, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p745
Studies the effect of cross-modal spatial cuing effects on auditory and visual target identification using a target identification paradigm. Reference to the use of a visual spatial cue; Influence of spatial cues of another modality on target identification; Effect of auditory and visual...
- Perceptual Asymmetries in Audition. Cusack, Rhodri; Carlyon, Robert P. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception & Performan;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p713
Visual feature extraction has been investigated using search experiments. Targets that contain a feature not present in the distractors are easier to detect than if they do not, leading to search asymmetries. If sounds are decomposed into features in the auditory system, there might be...
- TRANSIENT AND SUSTAINED EFFECTS OF AN AUDITORY ACCESSORY STIMULUS IN A VISUAL GO/NO GO TASK. Nakano, Yoshiki // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Oct2002, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p599
The present study examined the facilitation effects of an auditory accessory stimulus that was irrelevant to a visual reaction time (RT) task as a function of stimulus onset asynchrony between the accessory stimulus and the visual target stimulus. Results of the present experiment showed that...
- Human sensitivity to acoustic information from vessel filling. Cabe, Patrick A.; Pittenger, John B. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception & Performan;Feb2000, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p313
Examines the idea of stimulus information affording control in the context of filling a vessel with water. Use of visual information to control filling; Validation of the ecological perceptual theory; Adaptive, prospective control of vessel filling caused by changing acoustic information.