By Boris M. Velichkovsky,Duane M. Rumbaugh
The chapters offer in-depth insurance of such issues as new theoretical foundations for cognitive learn, phylogenetic necessities and ontogenesis of language, and environmental and cultural forces of improvement. the various arguments and features of analysis are quite famous; others take care of thoroughly new interdisciplinary methods. accordingly, a number of the authors' conclusions are partially, relatively counterintuitive, equivalent to the speculation that language as a approach of formal symbolic adjustments will be actually a truly overdue phenomenon positioned within the sphere of socio-cultural and never organic improvement. whereas hugely arguable, this and different hypotheses of the publication may perhaps outline examine questions for the future.
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Communicating Meaning: The Evolution and Development of Language by Boris M. Velichkovsky,Duane M. Rumbaugh