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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Speech levels in various noise environments /
Author Pearsons, Karl S. ; Bennett, Ricarda L. ; Fidell., Sanford
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bennett, Ricarda L.
Fidell, S. A.
CORP Author Bolt Beranek and Newman, Inc., Canoga Park, Calif.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Health and Ecological Effects.
Publisher Office of Health and Ecological Effects, Office of Research and Development, U.S.E.P.A.,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA-600/1-77-025; EPA-68-01-2466
Stock Number PB-270 053
OCLC Number 41168322
Subjects Noise. ; Speech, Intelligibility of. ; Acoustic measurement.
Additional Subjects Voice communication ; Acoustic measurement ; Speech ; Ambient noise ; Intelligibility ; Pitch(Frequency) ;
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-1-77-025 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 08/29/2011
EJBD  EPA 600-1-77-025 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 05/19/2014
ELBD RPS EPA 600-1-77-025 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 07/07/2016
NTIS  PB-270 053 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation viii, 70 pages
The goal of this study was to determine average speech levels used by people when conversing in different levels of background noise. The non-laboratory environments where speech was recorded were: high school classrooms, homes, hospitals, department stores, trains and commercial aircraft.
"EPA-600/1-77-025." "May 1977."