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Health Advice from Internet Discussion Forums: How Bad Is Dangerous?
Background Concerns over online health information–seeking behavior point to the potential harm incorrect, incomplete, or biased information may cause. However, systematic reviews of healthExpand
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The Jaombilo of Tamatave (Madagascar), 1992-2004: Reflections on Youth and Globalization
In Madagascar, the cultural and economic changes that have accompanied economic liberalization have also seen the emergence of the jaombilo, a young man supported by the money that a woman earns fromExpand
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THE PHONOLOGICAL AND PHONETIC ENCODING OF INFORMATION STRUCTURE IN AMERICAN ENGLISH NUCLEAR ACCENTS
Information structure is said to play an important role in determining phrasal prominence and the assignment of nuclear pitch accents in English. Early accounts claim that discourse-new or focusedExpand
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Information Structure, Affect and Prenuclear Prominence in American English
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The influence of information structure (IS: givenness, accessibility, newness and focus) on pitch accent assignment and acoustic prominence measures of prenuclear words was investigated for American English speech elicited through read production of mini-stories. Expand
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Corpus phonology with speech resources
1. Phonetic considerations in phonological research Phonology is concerned with characterizing the sound patterns of language, typically presented in terms of a system of contrastive sound elementsExpand
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The probabilistic relationship between pitch accents and information status in public speech
Pitch accents encode semantic or pragmatic meaning in English [1], [2]. This study examines the relationship between pitch accent assignment and information status (IS), adopting the richer IS schemeExpand
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Effects of Vowel Context On Consonant Place Identification : Implications for a Theory of Phonologization
A perennial question in linguistics concerns the nature of the relationship between phonology and phonetics. On casual observation the synchronic evidence is conflicting: while phonetically “natural”Expand
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Internet discussion forums: Maximizing choice in health-seeking behaviour during public health emergencies
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This paper proposes a new approach to improving our understanding of the suitability of internet discussion forums for use by health information seekers. Expand
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Shifting Chicago vowels: Prosody and sound change
This study investigates the relationship between variation due to prosodic prominence and variation due to sound change. We compare two hypotheses: under prominence vowels move in the direction ofExpand
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Eighth Annual Conference of inVIVO Planetary Health: From Challenges to Opportunities
inVIVO Planetary Health (inVIVO) is a progressive scientific movement providing evidence, advocacy, and inspiration to align the interests and vitality of people, place, and planet. Our goal is toExpand
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