Search for dissertations about: "thesis on forensic linguistics"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on forensic linguistics.

  1. 1. Forensic comparison of voices, speech and speakers : tools and methods in forensic phonetics

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Department of Philosophy, Linguistics, and Theory of Science, University of Gothenburg

    Author : Jonas Lindh; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; forensic phonetics; automatic voice recognition; disputed utterance; speech; language technology; phonetics;

    Abstract : This thesis has three main objectives. The first objective (A) includes Study I, which investigates the parameter fundamental frequency (F0) and its robustness in different acoustic contexts by using different measures. READ MORE

  2. 2. Judging the Immigrant Accents and Attitudes

    University dissertation from Umeå : Department of Language Studies, Umeå University

    Author : Niklas Torstensson; Högskolan i Skövde.; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology Cognitive science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi Kognitionsforskning; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science Cognitive science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap Kognitionsvetenskap; Teknik; Technology; Foreign accent evaluation; native reactions; attitudes; court interpretation; forensic linguistics; cognitive prototype; legal judgement;

    Abstract : Spoken language as a means of communication contains huge amounts of information apart from the linguistic message that is conveyed. It is often the first channel of interaction between people and based on the speaker’s manner of talk, we create a mental image of the speaker as a person, of the speaker’s background, origin and personal qualities. READ MORE