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The Resource The evolution of language, W. Tecumseh Fitch

The evolution of language, W. Tecumseh Fitch

Label
The evolution of language
Title
The evolution of language
Statement of responsibility
W. Tecumseh Fitch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fitch, W. Tecumseh
Dewey number
417.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P116
LC item number
.F58 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • Historical linguistics
  • Sprachursprung
  • Sprachentwicklung
Label
The evolution of language, W. Tecumseh Fitch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [521]-604) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lay of the land. Language from a biological perspective ; Evolution : consensus and controversy ; Language ; Animal cognition and communication -- Meet the ancestors. Meet the ancestors ; The LCA : our last common ancestor with chimpanzees ; Hominid paleontology and archaeology -- The evolution of speech. The evolution of the human vocal tract ; The evolution of vocal control : the neural basis for spoken language ; Models of the evolution of speech and phonology -- Evaluating phylogenetic models of language evolution. Historical overview : Western theories of language origin before Darwin ; Lexical protolanguage ; Signs before speech : gestural protolanguage theories ; Musical protolanguage
Control code
428024376
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 610 pages
Isbn
9780521677363
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010502306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)428024376
Label
The evolution of language, W. Tecumseh Fitch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [521]-604) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lay of the land. Language from a biological perspective ; Evolution : consensus and controversy ; Language ; Animal cognition and communication -- Meet the ancestors. Meet the ancestors ; The LCA : our last common ancestor with chimpanzees ; Hominid paleontology and archaeology -- The evolution of speech. The evolution of the human vocal tract ; The evolution of vocal control : the neural basis for spoken language ; Models of the evolution of speech and phonology -- Evaluating phylogenetic models of language evolution. Historical overview : Western theories of language origin before Darwin ; Lexical protolanguage ; Signs before speech : gestural protolanguage theories ; Musical protolanguage
Control code
428024376
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 610 pages
Isbn
9780521677363
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010502306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)428024376

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