Gestural Communication in Human and Non-Human Primates
Special issue of Evolution of Communication 1:2 (1997)
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[Evolution of Communication, 1:2] 1997. 143 pp.
Publishing status: Available
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Table of Contents
The Role of Gesture in the Establishment of Symbolic Abilities: Continuities and Discontinuities in Early Language DevelopmentAndrew Lock | pp. 159–192
Gestural Communication in Macaques: Usage and Meaning of Nonvocal SignalsDario Maestripieri | pp. 193–222
The Ontogeny of Chimpanzee Gestural Signals: A Comparison Across Groups and GenerationsMichael Tomasello, Josep Call, Jennifer Warren, G. Thomas Frost, Malinda Carpenter & Katherine Nagell | pp. 223–259
Are Communicative Gestures the Substrate of Language?Joanna Blake, Esther Olshansky, Grace Vitale & Silvana Macdonald | pp. 261–282
Our Mind's AncestorsSergio Tenenbaum | pp. 283–302
Subjects & Metadata
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General