The Biology of Language

ISBN 9789027221438 (Eur) | EUR 120.00
ISBN 9781556194801 (USA) | USD 180.00
ISBN 9789027274243 | EUR 120.00 | USD 180.00
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This volume brings together 15 papers on the evolution and origin of language. The authors approach the subject from various angles, exploring biological, cultural, psychological and linguistic factors. A wide variety of topics is discussed, such as animal communication, language acquisition, the essentialist-evolutionist debate, and genetic classification.
[Not in series, 75] 1995.  x, 300 pp.
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Nöth, Winfried
2015. Biolinguistics and Biosemiotics. In Biosemiotic Perspectives on Language and Linguistics [Biosemiotics, 13],  pp. 151 ff. DOI logo

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Main BIC Subject

CF: Linguistics

Main BISAC Subject

LAN009000: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
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U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  94049701 | Marc record