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The Resource How the brain got language : the mirror system hypothesis, Michael A. Arbib

How the brain got language : the mirror system hypothesis, Michael A. Arbib

Label
How the brain got language : the mirror system hypothesis
Title
How the brain got language
Title remainder
the mirror system hypothesis
Statement of responsibility
Michael A. Arbib
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arbib, Michael A
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QP399
LC item number
.A73 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in the evolution of language
Series volume
16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Language and languages
  • Mirror neurons
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Neurolinguistics
  • Macaques
  • Anatomy, Comparative
  • Brain
  • Language Development
  • Animal Communication
  • Biological Evolution
  • Mirror Neurons
  • Physiology, Comparative
Label
How the brain got language : the mirror system hypothesis, Michael A. Arbib
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the stage -- Underneath the lampposts -- Perspectives on human languages -- Vocalization and gesture in monkey and ape -- Human brain, monkey brain and praxis -- Mirror neurons & mirror systems -- Developing the hypothesis -- Signposts : the argument of the book revealed -- Simple & complex imitation -- Via pantomime to protosign -- Protosign and protospeech -- An expanding spiral -- How languages got started -- How the child acquires language -- How languages emerge -- How languages keep changing
Control code
767825008
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 413 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199896684
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011047813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)767825008
Label
How the brain got language : the mirror system hypothesis, Michael A. Arbib
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the stage -- Underneath the lampposts -- Perspectives on human languages -- Vocalization and gesture in monkey and ape -- Human brain, monkey brain and praxis -- Mirror neurons & mirror systems -- Developing the hypothesis -- Signposts : the argument of the book revealed -- Simple & complex imitation -- Via pantomime to protosign -- Protosign and protospeech -- An expanding spiral -- How languages got started -- How the child acquires language -- How languages emerge -- How languages keep changing
Control code
767825008
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 413 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199896684
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011047813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)767825008

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