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The Resource The domestication of language : cultural evolution and the uniqueness of the human animal, Daniel Cloud, (electronic resource)

The domestication of language : cultural evolution and the uniqueness of the human animal, Daniel Cloud, (electronic resource)

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The domestication of language : cultural evolution and the uniqueness of the human animal
Title
The domestication of language
Title remainder
cultural evolution and the uniqueness of the human animal
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Cloud
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cloud, Daniel
Dewey number
417/.7
LC call number
P116
LC item number
.C58 2015
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  • Language and languages
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Human evolution
  • Historical linguistics
  • Anthropological linguistics
Label
The domestication of language : cultural evolution and the uniqueness of the human animal, Daniel Cloud, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-263) and index
Contents
Where do words come from? -- The conventions of a human language -- The evolution of signals -- Varieties of biological information -- The strange case of the chimpanzee -- The problem of maladaptive culture -- The cumulative consequences of a didactic adaptation -- Meaning, interpretation, and language acquisition -- What's accomplished in conversation -- Recapitulation and moral
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001349843
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780231167925
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014012982
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001349843
Label
The domestication of language : cultural evolution and the uniqueness of the human animal, Daniel Cloud, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-263) and index
Contents
Where do words come from? -- The conventions of a human language -- The evolution of signals -- Varieties of biological information -- The strange case of the chimpanzee -- The problem of maladaptive culture -- The cumulative consequences of a didactic adaptation -- Meaning, interpretation, and language acquisition -- What's accomplished in conversation -- Recapitulation and moral
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001349843
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780231167925
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014012982
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001349843

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