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Evolution of Language

ISBN-10: 052167736X
ISBN-13: 9780521677363
Edition: 2010
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Book details

List price: $93.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 4/1/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 619
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.640
Language: English

List of figures
Acknowledgments
Introduction
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 protolanguag theories
Musical protolanguage
Conclusions and prospects
Glossary
Appendix: species names
References
Author index
Subject index
Species index

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