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The Resource Adam's tongue : how humans made language, how language made humans, Derek Bickerton

Adam's tongue : how humans made language, how language made humans, Derek Bickerton

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Adam's tongue : how humans made language, how language made humans
Title
Adam's tongue
Title remainder
how humans made language, how language made humans
Statement of responsibility
Derek Bickerton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a revisionist assessment of evolution that credits language as a key component in what separates humans from animals, explaining how "power scavenging" forced early humans to break from previous communication systems and acquire new brain structures
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bickerton, Derek
Dewey number
401
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • Human evolution
  • Psycholinguistics
Label
Adam's tongue : how humans made language, how language made humans, Derek Bickerton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-271) and index
Control code
BK0007899368
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780809022816
Lccn
2008045906
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Adam's tongue : how humans made language, how language made humans, Derek Bickerton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-271) and index
Control code
BK0007899368
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780809022816
Lccn
2008045906
Other physical details
ill.
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