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Published: 06 April 2006

192 Pages | Numerous halftones and line drawings


ISBN: 9780199289141

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Self-Organization in the Evolution of Speech

Pierre-Yves Oudeyer
James R. Hurford

Oxford Studies in the Evolution of Language

  • The first book to present a detailed computational model of the origins of complex speech sounds
  • Unites insights from evolution, artificial intelligence, neuroscience, and speech science
  • Presents an original view of the interactions between self-organization and natural selection
  • Written in an accessible way with minimum recourse to jargon