Preliminaries to Speech Analysis
Roman Jacobson, 1951

I The Concept of the Distinctive Feature

1.1 Resolving Speech into Ultimate Units

1.2 Invariance and Redundant Variations

1.3 Identification of Distinctive Features

1.5 The Distinctive Features Compared to Other Sound Features

II A Tentative Survey of the Distinctive Features

2.1 Prefatory Acoustical Remarks

2.2 Fundamental Source Features

2.3 Secondary Consonantal Features

2.4 Resonance Features

2.5 Conclusion

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