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The Resource The biolinguistic enterprise : new perspectives on the evolution and nature of the human language faculty, edited by Anna Maria Di Sciullo and Cedric Boeckx

The biolinguistic enterprise : new perspectives on the evolution and nature of the human language faculty, edited by Anna Maria Di Sciullo and Cedric Boeckx

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The biolinguistic enterprise : new perspectives on the evolution and nature of the human language faculty
Title
The biolinguistic enterprise
Title remainder
new perspectives on the evolution and nature of the human language faculty
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anna Maria Di Sciullo and Cedric Boeckx
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book, by leading scholars, represents some of the main work in progress in biolinguistics. It offers fresh perspectives on language evolution and variation, new developments in theoretical linguistics, and insights on the relations between variation in language and variation in biology. The authors address the Darwinian questions on the origin and evolution of language from a minimalist perspective, and provide elegant solutions to the evolutionary gap between human languageand communication in all other organisms. They consider language variation in the context of current biological appr
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
401
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P132
LC item number
.B56 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Di Sciullo, Anne-Marie
  • Boeckx, Cedric
Series statement
  • Oxford studies in biolinguistics
  • Oxford linguistics
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  • Biolinguistics
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Biolinguistics
  • Biolinguïstiek
  • Evolutie
  • Taal
  • Språkförändringar
  • Kognitionsforskning
Label
The biolinguistic enterprise : new perspectives on the evolution and nature of the human language faculty, edited by Anna Maria Di Sciullo and Cedric Boeckx
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 492-543) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General Preface; The Contributors; Abbreviations; 1. Introduction: Contours of the Biolinguistic Research Agenda; Part I. Evolution; Part II. Variation; Part III. Computation; References; Index
Control code
759007086
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 559 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191612701
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613296795
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759007086
Label
The biolinguistic enterprise : new perspectives on the evolution and nature of the human language faculty, edited by Anna Maria Di Sciullo and Cedric Boeckx
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 492-543) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General Preface; The Contributors; Abbreviations; 1. Introduction: Contours of the Biolinguistic Research Agenda; Part I. Evolution; Part II. Variation; Part III. Computation; References; Index
Control code
759007086
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 559 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191612701
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613296795
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759007086

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