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  • Male facial attractiveness, perceived personality, and child-directed speech 

    Penton-voak, Ian S.; Cahill, Stephanie; Pound, Nicholas; Kempe, Vera; Schaeffler, Sonja; Schaeffler, Felix (Elsevier, 2007-07)
    This study investigated associations between men's facial attractiveness, perceived personality, attitudes towards children, and the quality of their child-directed (CD) speech. Sixty-three males were photographed and ...
  • Prosodic disambiguation in child-directed speech 

    Kempe, Vera; Schaeffler, Sonja; Thoresen, John C. (Elsevier, 2010-02)
    The study examines whether speakers exaggerate prosodic cues to syntactic structure when addressing young children. In four experiments, 72 mothers and 48 non-mothers addressed either real 2–4-year old or imaginary children ...