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Published: 17 November 2011

790 Pages | Figures, Tables


ISBN: 9780199541119

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The Oxford Handbook of Language Evolution

Edited by Maggie Tallerman and Kathleen R. Gibson

Oxford Handbooks

  • A comprehensive survey of a dynamic multidisciplinary field offering clear, critical, comprehensible accounts of:
  • comparative animal behaviour
  • the anatomy, genetics, and neurology of language evolution
  • the development of language in hominins
  • the prehistory of language
  • language creation, transmission, and change in modern humans