Fall 2020, vol. 8, no. 1

Working Papers in the Language Sciences at the University of Rochester (WPLS:UR) is an online publication of working papers from the University's interdisciplinary language sciences community.

The entire volume and individual papers are both available in PDF format below.

Entire volume

Editors: Peter Guekguezian

Investigating Effects of Emphasis on the Modeled Auditory Brainstem Response

John Kyle Cooper and Sam Zhao

The Effects of the French Vowel Inventory on Vowel Production in Spanish Speakers

Leonor Teles and Olivia Huey

Using Peripheral Models to Improve Responses to Speech in Computational Models of the Auditory Cortex

Nicholas Cimaszewski and Benjamin Richardson

Syntactic-Semantic Analysis of Classifiers in Mandarin

Jiaxing Yu

Towards an Improved Lexicon of Relational Nouns

Elizabeth Lee

Place-names of Rochester, New York: Language, History, Politics, Culture and Identity in Rochesters Neighborhoods

Megan Eichas