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Title: Are affective speakers effective speakers? : exploring the link between the vocal expression of positive emotions and communicative effectiveness
Author: Schaeffler, Sonja S.
Awarding Body: University of Stirling
Current Institution: University of Stirling
Date of Award: 2007
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This thesis explores the effect of vocal affect expression on communicative effectiveness. Two studies examined whether positive speaker affect facilitates the encoding and decoding of the message, combining methods from Phonetics and Psychology.
Supervisor: Kempe, Vera Sponsor: University of Stirling ; German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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Keywords: Speech perception ; Oral communication Perception