The Resource The prehistory of language, edited by Rudolf Botha, Chris Knight, (ebook)

The prehistory of language, edited by Rudolf Botha, Chris Knight, (ebook)

Label
The prehistory of language
Title
The prehistory of language
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rudolf Botha, Chris Knight
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
417/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P140
LC item number
.P74 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Botha, Rudolf P
  • Knight, Chris
  • NC Live eBook Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
  • Studies in the evolution of language
  • Oxford linguistics
Series volume
11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historical linguistics
  • Language and languages
  • Anthropological linguistics
  • Taalgenese
Label
The prehistory of language, edited by Rudolf Botha, Chris Knight, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=453565
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-334) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Steven Mithen
  • Music as a communicative medium
  • Ian Cross and Ghofur Eliot Woodruff
  • Cultural niche construction : evolution's cradle of language
  • John Odling-Smee and Kevin N. Laland
  • Playing with meaning : normative function and structure in play
  • Sonia Ragir and Sue Savage-Rumbaugh
  • The ontogeny and phylogeny of non-verbal deixis
  • David A. Leavens, Timothy P. Racine, and William D. Hopkins
  • The directed scratch : evidence for a referential gesture in chimpanzees?
  • Introduction:
  • Simone Pika and John C. Mitani
  • The origins of the lexicon : how a word-store evolved
  • Maggie Tallerman
  • Language : symbolization and beyond
  • Eric Reuland
  • Grammaticalization from a biolinguistic perspective
  • Elly van Gelderen
  • Recursion, phonological storage capacity, and the evolution of modern speech
  • Frederick L. Coolidge and Thomas Wynn
  • Why women speak better than men (and its significance for evolution)
  • Rewards and challenges of multi-perspectival work on the evolution of language and speech
  • Bart de Boer
  • Mosaic neurobiology and anatomical plausibility
  • Wendy K. Wilkins
  • Rudolf Botha
  • Why only humans have language
  • Robin Dunbar
  • Is sociality a crucial prerequisite for the emergence of language?
  • Luc Steels
  • Holistic communication and the co-evolution of language and music : resurrecting an old idea
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 348 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC453565
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC453565
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL453565
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10329641
  • (CaONFJC)MIL226879
  • (OCoLC)437400157
Label
The prehistory of language, edited by Rudolf Botha, Chris Knight, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=453565
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-334) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Steven Mithen
  • Music as a communicative medium
  • Ian Cross and Ghofur Eliot Woodruff
  • Cultural niche construction : evolution's cradle of language
  • John Odling-Smee and Kevin N. Laland
  • Playing with meaning : normative function and structure in play
  • Sonia Ragir and Sue Savage-Rumbaugh
  • The ontogeny and phylogeny of non-verbal deixis
  • David A. Leavens, Timothy P. Racine, and William D. Hopkins
  • The directed scratch : evidence for a referential gesture in chimpanzees?
  • Introduction:
  • Simone Pika and John C. Mitani
  • The origins of the lexicon : how a word-store evolved
  • Maggie Tallerman
  • Language : symbolization and beyond
  • Eric Reuland
  • Grammaticalization from a biolinguistic perspective
  • Elly van Gelderen
  • Recursion, phonological storage capacity, and the evolution of modern speech
  • Frederick L. Coolidge and Thomas Wynn
  • Why women speak better than men (and its significance for evolution)
  • Rewards and challenges of multi-perspectival work on the evolution of language and speech
  • Bart de Boer
  • Mosaic neurobiology and anatomical plausibility
  • Wendy K. Wilkins
  • Rudolf Botha
  • Why only humans have language
  • Robin Dunbar
  • Is sociality a crucial prerequisite for the emergence of language?
  • Luc Steels
  • Holistic communication and the co-evolution of language and music : resurrecting an old idea
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 348 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC453565
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC453565
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL453565
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10329641
  • (CaONFJC)MIL226879
  • (OCoLC)437400157

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