BIENVENUE SUR LE CATALOGUE DU CENTRE DE DOCUMENTATION A.-G. HAUDRICOURT
The biology of language / ed. by Stanisław Puppel. - Amsterdam [etc.] : J. Benjamins, 1995. - x, 300 p. ; 23 cm.

Contributions présentées et discutées dans le cadre d'un symposium international tenu à Czerniejewo, Pologne, en décembre 1988.

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Chimps, children, and creoles : the need for caution / Jean Aichison -- Some problems with an evolutionary view of written language / David Barton -- Essentialism in language / Bernard H. Bichakjian -- The invention of the syllable : reflections of a humanist on the biology of language / Robert Payson Creed -- Genetic classification and the historical method / Angela Della Volpe -- Animal communication and human language : searching for their evolutionary relationship / Gábor Györi -- From proto-language to grammar / Martin Hildebrand-Nilshon -- The biological imperatives in communicative interaction / Mary Ritchie Key -- Ritual/representation as the semiogenetic precursor of hominid symbol use / Jo Liska -- Language acquisition and the essentialist-evolutionist debate / David J. Messer -- Group selection in the biocultural evolution of language : fate of the Neandertals revisited / Richard G. Milo and Duane Quiatt -- The biology of language / Harvey B. Sarles -- A possibility of quantum evolution of language / Włodzimierz Sedlak -- Biological and cultural factors in the evolution of language / David Smillie

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Biolinguistique.
Biolinguistics--Congresses.
Language and languages--Origin--Congresses.
Historical linguistics--Congresses.
Human evolution--Congresses.

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