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Published: 12 May 2011

416 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199553273

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The Biolinguistic Enterprise

New Perspectives on the Evolution and Nature of the Human Language Faculty

Edited by Anna Maria Di Sciullo and and Cedric Boeckx

Oxford Studies in Biolinguistics

  • Assembles 20 scholars from linguistics, biology, and the computer sciences
  • Offers novel hypotheses in the understanding of human language, its origin, evolution, and variation
  • Re-evalutes the role of the 'language gene' FOXP2 in light of the evolution of language