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*  Speech and language impairment
Goldman-Fristoe Test of Articulation 2 (2-21 years) Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test (2.5-40 years) Under the Individuals with ... Another individual might benefit more from developing auditory discrimination skills, since he/she has not learned to identify ... Speech and Language Impairment National Center for Voice and Speech Speech and Language Development Speech & Language Milestone ... Speech-language pathologists (SLPs) offer many services to children with speech or language disabilities. Speech-language ...
*  Speech perception
For example, the subject may not show sensitivity to the difference between two speech sounds in a discrimination test, but ... This can take the form of an identification test, a discrimination test, similarity rating, etc. These types of experiments ... The speech sound signal contains a number of acoustic cues that are used in speech perception. The cues differentiate speech ... Speech perception has also been analyzed through sinewave speech, a form of synthetic speech where the human voice is replaced ...
*  Vestibular schwannoma
Routine auditory tests may reveal a loss of hearing and speech discrimination (the patient may hear sounds in that ear, but ... An abnormal auditory brainstem response test should be followed by an MRI. The sensitivity of this test is proportional to the ... This test provides information on the passage of an electrical impulse along the circuit from the inner ear to the brainstem ... An auditory brainstem response test (a.k.a. ABR) is a much more cost effective screening alternative to MRI for those at low ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E01)
... speech MeSH E01.370.382.375.060.060.750 --- speech discrimination tests MeSH E01.370.382.375.060.060.760 --- speech reception ... patch tests MeSH E01.370.750.800 --- tuberculin test MeSH E01.370.760.760 --- speech articulation tests MeSH E01.450.150.100 ... intradermal tests MeSH E01.370.750.300.400 --- kveim test MeSH E01.370.750.300.750 --- skin test end-point titration MeSH ... intradermal tests MeSH E01.450.495.750.300.540 --- kveim test MeSH E01.450.495.750.300.750 --- skin test end-point titration ...
*  Kyōgaku no Gaijin Hanzai Ura File - Gaijin Hanzai Hakusho 2007
... and racial discrimination: "Gaijin Hanzai fails the [freedom of speech] test because it a) willfully spreads hate, fear, and ... Arudou, Debito (March 20, 2007). "Gaijin Hanzai Magazine and hate speech in Japan". The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus. ... Arudou, Debito (March 20, 2007). "Gaijin Hanzai Magazine and hate speech in Japan". The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus. ... violates United Nations treaties pertaining to hate speech, incitement to racial hatred, ...
*  Section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975
The Government argued that the Act unduly restricted free speech in Australia, by making "insult" and "offence" the test for ... "A history of Section 18C and the Racial Discrimination Act". NITV. 18 August 2016. "Andrew Bolt: Freedom of Speech in Australia ... Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth) s 18D Exemptions. "The history of the Racial Discrimination Act". ABC. 30 August 2016. " ... "one particular area of public life where speech is regulated by tests that simply don't apply anywhere else, and in which ...
*  Andrew Bolt
Karen Kissane (30 September 2010). "Case against Bolt to test racial identity, free-speech limits". The Age. Melbourne. "Andrew ... The applicants claimed the posts breached the Racial Discrimination Act. They sought an apology, legal costs, and a gag on ... "one particular area of public life where speech is regulated by tests that simply don't apply anywhere else, and in which ... Bolt described the decision as a "terrible day for free speech" in Australia and said it represented "a restriction on the ...
*  United States free speech exceptions
A balancing test is employed when the Court considers attorney speech. This test weighs the "interest against the State's ... However, if the government is basing some judgment of "quality" on the views, then only "invidious viewpoint discrimination" is ... or the damage caused by the speech is outweighed by the value of the speech to the employee and public. Specifically, speech is ... Under the Miller test (which takes its name from Miller v. California), speech is unprotected if (1) "the average person, ...
*  Student rights in higher education
Right to protection from sex discrimination in admissions testing Educational tests which are biased in favor of one gender, ... protection from unfair testing practices, testing accommodations for speech, manual and hearing disabilities and access to ... Alternative testing must also be offered as frequently as are standard tests. Where no alternative testing exists, institutions ... Right to testing in admissions accommodations Protection from discrimination in admissions entails that students receive ...
*  Academic Bill of Rights
Others have suggested that the ABOR may allow students to claim discrimination when tested on evolution. Moderate, libertarian ... and conservative critics of the ABOR have asserted that it would open the door to a right wing version of the campus speech ...
*  Pat Buchanan
... a litmus test for the Supreme Court, homosexual rights, discrimination against religious schools, women in combat units-that's ... Commonwealth Club speech April 5, 1999 To Reunite a Nation, Richard Nixon Library speech on immigration January 18, 2000 2000 ... Georgia primary stump speech February 29, 1996 Free Trade, Chicago Council on Foreign Relations speech November 18, 1998 2000 ... In his acceptance speech, Buchanan proposed US withdrawal from the United Nations and expelling the UN from New York, ...
*  Baby talk
These visual cues provide infants additional information needed to perform accurate speech discrimination during language ... These tests have determined that the properties of CDS do not create additional difficulty for infants when attempting to ... Child-directed speech, an informal speech register, also tends to use Anglo-Saxon vocabulary. The speech of mothers to young ... Baby talk, also referred to as caretaker speech, infant-directed speech (IDS), child-directed speech (CDS) or motherese, is ...
*  Mt. Healthy City School District Board of Education v. Doyle
The test has also been expanded into mixed motive discrimination cases in employment law. Doyle had begun teaching in Mt. ... Rather, freedom of speech, considered by the Court to be the core of all freedoms, was surrounded by stringent protections, ... Healthy test to private-sector mixed motive discrimination claims in 1989 with Price Waterhouse v. Hopkins. There, Justice ... a case under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, where an age discrimination verdict against a private employer was ...
*  Auditory processing disorder
"The performance of children with auditory perceptual disorders on a time-compressed speech discrimination measure". J Speech ... APD can be assessed using tests that involve identifying, repeating or discriminating speech, and a child may do poorly because ... Although modality-specific testing has been advocated for well over a decade, to date no tests have been published which would ... doi:10.1044/1092-4388(2003/022). Rintelmann, W.F. (1985). "Monaural speech tests in the detection of central auditory disorders ...
*  Amusia
Musical Listening Test University of Newcastle: Musical Listening Test BBC: Listening Displeasure NPR: Test for tone deafness ( ... Instead, it is clear that there are at least two distinct processing modules: one for speech and one for music. Symptoms of ... Studies on rhythmic discrimination reveal that the right temporal auditory cortex is responsible for temporal segmenting, and ... One of the tests dealt with Monica's difficulties in discriminating pitch variations in sequential notes. In this test, a pair ...
*  Terumi Tanaka
He has also condemned North Korean nuclear tests. He has also spoken out against discrimination against atomic bomb survivors ... After reading a translation of the speech and fully understanding the contents, he regretted praising the speech, stating that ... H Bombs Speech Retrieved August 3, 2016 Tanaka, Terumi Speech Retrieved August 3, 2016 Shibata, Mari Japan's Last A-Bomb ... Along with other atomic bomb survivors Tanaka attended the May 2016 speech of US President Barack Obama in Hiroshima, ...
*  Ann Cryer
Speech by Kevan Jones in the House of Commons, 27 October 2014 "MP calls for English tests for immigrants". BBC News Online. 13 ... Strickland, Pat; Gay, Oonagh; Lourie, Julia; Cracknell, Richard (22 October 2001). "The Sex Discrimination (Election Candidates ... She made her maiden speech on 16 May 1997. When she entered parliament in 1997 she was joined by her son John who had been ...
*  Dichotic listening test
Dichotic listening tests can also be used as lateralized speech assessment task. Neuropsychologists have used this test to ... Arciuli J, Rankine T, Monaghan P (May 2010). "Auditory discrimination of voice-onset time and its relationship with reading ... "used as a behavioral test for hemispheric lateralization of speech sound perception." During a standard dichotic listening test ... Usually dichotic listening tests show a right-ear advantage for speech sounds. Right-ear/left-hemisphere advantage is expected ...
*  Timeline of 1960s counterculture
"Test Ban Treaty (1963):On August 5, 1963, the Limited Test Ban Treaty was signed by the United States, Great Britain, and the ... December 2: In a now-famous speech during a Berkeley sit-in, student Mario Savio tells supporters of the Free Speech Movement ... Racial segregation in public places and race-based employment discrimination are now banned under federal law. August 2: War ... September 24: The US Senate ratifies The Partial Test Ban Treaty as signed by the US and USSR, ending testing of nuclear ...
*  Stanley Coren
Perception and Psychophysics, 43, 115-120 Coren, S. & Hakstian, A.R. (1995). Testing color discrimination without the use of ... Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 35, 921-928. Example: Gazzaniga, M.E, Halpern, DF, Heatherton, TF. (2009). ... These allow group or survey testing for sensory deficits specifically for color blindness, color discrimination ability, visual ... These tests have been widely disseminated and can be found reprinted in various psychological and sensory textbooks. A body of ...
*  Chilean Sign Language
There are also no laws to prevent discrimination while applying for jobs, although there is a branch created to look for jobs ... For example, in the town of Santiago, students are only identified as speech only or sign only and learn in different ... There are 4 universities developed for deaf students based on standardized test scores. Studies show that out of 17 people, ... Students with implants are identified as speech only. ...
*  McLaughlin v. Florida
... "necessity test," which is very stringent and applied to free speech cases. Justices Stewart and Douglas joined in an even ... Discrimination of that kind is invidious per se." Though the state claimed that Section 798.05 (prohibiting cohabitation) was ...
*  Arthur Gilligan
When he returned for the final Test, he did not take any wickets and finished the Test series with 17 wickets at an average of ... Parsons was also openly critical of racial and social discrimination that he saw. Gilligan intervened at one point when his ... and did not take his speech-making duties particularly seriously. He nevertheless had several issues to deal with. One of his ... Gilligan played in two of the five Tests, the first and last. His Test debut came on 23 December 1922 in a match which England ...
*  Helen Singleton
The Freedom Rider movement, which tested discrimination in travel accommodations, was one of several forms of non-violent civil ... As of 2015[update], she gives talks and speeches about her time as a Freedom Rider. Singleton's activism began around the ...
*  Potomac Falls High School
Case Status - The court held that free speech rights of parents were violated where the school removed bricks inscribed with a ... "viewpoint discrimination." The bricks were later reinstated. In 2006-2007, Potomac Falls' student body was 70% White; 11% ... Potomac Falls is a fully accredited high school based on its overall performance on the Standards of Learning tests in Virginia ... The court held that symbols were not school-sponsored speech; and that a walkway where the bricks were displayed constituted a ...
*  Australian constitutional law
Mitchell Landrigan goes as far as arguing that the exception to the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW) permitting the exclusion ... In the migration-bias case, some of the Justices, while being careful to quarantine "commercial speech without political ... and no religious test shall be required as a qualification for any office or public trust under the Commonwealth" (section 116 ... the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination in the form of the Racial Discrimination ...
*  Structural inequality in education
Possible solutions to tracking and standardized testing: Legal action against standardized test based on discrimination against ... Aspects of social status involve property rights, voting rights, freedom of speech and freedom of assembly, access to health ... Tests, by design, only indicate a student's placement along a high to low continuum and not their actual achievement. The tests ... In America, standardized tests were designed to sort students based on responses to test questions that were and are racially ...