Canadian Journal of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

The Phonetically-based Speech Therapy Methods of Alexander Graham Bell

 
Author(s) Judith Felson Duchan
Volume 29
Number 2
Year 2005
Page(s) 70-72
Language English
Category
Keywords educational
model
history
articulatory
phonetics
early
versions
of
the
IPA
elocution
Abstract Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922) is best known for his invention of the telephone. This article describes his work in speech-language pathology - then referred to as elocutionary teaching. A. G. Bell based his articulation and stuttering therapies on phonetics, using his father’s Visible Speech Alphabet to illustrate to his students the placement of articulators during speech sound production.



Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922) est bien connu pour son invention du téléphone. Cet article décrit son travail en orthophonie – alors connu sous le nom d’enseignement de l’élocution. A.G. Bell a fondé ses thérapies de l’articulation et de la correction du bégaiement sur la phonétique. Il s’est servi de l’alphabet visuel du langage de son père pour montrer à ses élèves le placement des articulateurs pour produire un son.
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Link http://cjslpa.ca/files/2005_JSLPA_Vol_29/No_02_65-100/Duchan_JSLPA_2005.pdf
 
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