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Reassignment of consonant allophones in rapid dialect acquisition
In an experiment spanning a week, American English speakers imitated a Glaswegian (Scottish) English speaker. The target sounds were allophones of /t/ and /r/, as the Glaswegian speaker aspirated word-medial /t/ but ...
Political leadership in Singapore : transitional reflections amidst the politics of bifurcation
Singapore’s politics post-2011 is increasingly exhibiting symptoms of a bifurcation into two broad ‘paradigms’. Assuming that the result of the 2011 General Elections, when the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) garnered ...
Empire forestry and its failure in the Philippines : 1901–1941
From the mid-nineteenth century onwards there developed in the British colonies a distinctive set of forestry practices that came to be described as Empire forestry. These practices grew out of the same milieu as imperialism, ...
Causation as a factor and goal in typological comparisons
For some time in the field of typology there has been debate about the nature of the categories or concepts used in typological comparison and the difference between these categories or concepts and descriptive categories ...
The effect of dual-hemisphere transcranial direct current stimulation over the parietal operculum on tactile orientation discrimination
The parietal operculum (PO) often shows ipsilateral activation during tactile object perception in neuroimaging experiments. However, the relative contribution of the PO to tactile judgment remains unclear. Here, we examined ...
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An example of conflicts of interest as pandering disincentives
Consider an uninformed decision maker (DM) who communicates with a partially informed agent through cheap talk. DM can choose a project to implement or the outside option of no project. Unlike the current literature, we ...
Review of : Joseph November (2012) Biomedical computing : digitizing life in the United States
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Special issue on sound art and interactivity in Singapore : SI13 and More
The SI13 NTU/ADM Symposium on Sound and Interactivity in Singapore provided a meeting point for local researchers, artists, scholars and students working creatively with sound and interactivity, as well as the foundation ...
Indigenous small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Mongolia
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2007)
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