PERSPECTIVES IN COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE
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Human Language and Our Reptilian Brain

The Subcortical Bases of Speech, Syntax, and Thought

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$43.50 • £34.95 • €39.00

ISBN 9780674007932

Publication Date: 05/31/2002

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240 pages

6 halftones, 9 line illustrations

Perspectives in Cognitive Neuroscience

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Philip Lieberman is Fred M. Seed Professor of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences and Professor of Anthropology at Brown University.

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