Journals Higher Education



15 September 2013

384 Pages | 20 illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199654857

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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