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Unformatted text preview: am Idsari & John Baugh (1999) “Perceptual and Phone'c Experiments on American English Dialect Iden'fica'on” Ques'ons asked in this paper l༆  l༆  l༆  Is dialect- based housing discrimina'on happening? Can listeners accurately guess ethnicity from speech? How much speech is needed to do this? Experiment 1 l༆  l༆  A matched guise experiment, with John Baugh as the speaker. Switches between AAVE, Chicano English, and Standard. l༆  Clip from “Do you Speak American”: l༆  Part 1 l༆  Part 2 Results of Experiment 1 Percentage of Appointments by Region 100 90 80 70 60 AAVE ChE SAE 50 40 30 20 10 0 East Palo Alto Oakland San Francisco Palo Alto Woodside Poten'al Problems with Experiment 1 l༆  l༆  Because Baugh was doing all three voices, listeners might have picked up that he was Black, or felt like he was speaking strangely because he was punng on an accent. In par'cular, his Chicano English accent was totally fake, so maybe that's why he had the leas...
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