Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 August 2009

400 Pages

ISBN: 9780199563463

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Why We Talk

The Evolutionary Origins of Language

Jean-Louis Dessalles
James Grieve

Oxford Studies in the Evolution of Language

  • Clear, multidisciplinary investigation of the origins of language
  • Presents original claims
  • Addresses hot issues of the existence and interface between linguistic modules
  • Accessible for a wide audience
  • Paperback edition contains new material