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Toward an Evolutionary Biology of Language

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$75.50 • £60.95 • €68.00

ISBN 9780674021846

Publication Date: 06/30/2006

Short

448 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

60 line illustrations

Belknap Press

World

  • Preface
  • 1. The Mark of Evolution
  • 2. Primitive and Derived Features of Language
  • 3. The Singularity of Speech
  • 4. The Neural Bases of Language
  • 5. Motor Control and the Evolution of Language
  • 6. The Gift of Tongue
  • 7. Linguistic Issues
  • 8. Where We Might Go
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index

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