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Published: 25 July 2013

356 Pages | 20 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199654840

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The Evolutionary Emergence of Language

Evidence and Inference

Edited by Rudolf Botha and Martin Everaert

Oxford Studies in the Evolution of Language

  • presents a new inferential approach to language evolution
  • considers evidence from language, animal behaviour, genetics, neurology, culture, and biology
  • brings together leading scholars from linguistics, primatology, and cognitive science