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Origins of human communication

Author: Michael Tomasello
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, cop. 2008.
Series: Jean Nicod lectures, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A leading expert on evolution and communication presents an empirically based theory of the evolutionary origins of human communication that challenges the dominant Chomskian view.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Tomasello
ISBN: 9780262201773 0262201771
OCLC Number: 439979810
Description: XIII, 393 str. : ilustr. ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Jean Nicod lectures, 2008.
Responsibility: Michael Tomasello.

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"Underscoring the uniqueness of humans is all too easy. The challenge is to explain it in a naturalistic perspective. Michael Tomasello meets the challenge with his unique suite of competencies in Read more...

 
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