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Author Balari, Sergio.

Title Computational phenotypes : towards an evolutionary developmental biolinguistics / Sergio Balari and Guillermo Lorenzo
Edition 1st ed
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 239 pages) : illustrations
Series Oxford studies in biolinguistics
Oxford studies in biolinguistics.
Contents Cover -- Contents -- General Preface -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- List of Abbreviations -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: The Pains of Being Owenians/Chomskyans/Cartesians at Heart -- 2. My Beloved Monster -- 3. The Dead End of Communication -- 4. On True Homologues -- 5. Computational Homology -- 6. Introducing Computational Evo Devo -- 7. Other Minds -- 8. Conclusions -- Appendix: On Complexity Issues -- References -- Index of Authors -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O
PR -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- General Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
Summary This is a book about language as a species-typical trait of humans. It argues that language is not so exceptional after all, as according to the authors it is just the human version of a rather common and conservative organic system that they refer to as the Central Computational Complex
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Neurolinguistics.
Speech -- Physiological aspects.
Language and languages -- Physiological aspects.
Oral communication.
Phenotype.
Phenotype
SCIENCE -- Cognitive Science.
Language and languages -- Physiological aspects.
Neurolinguistics.
Oral communication.
Phenotype.
Speech -- Physiological aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Lorenzo González, Guillermo.
ISBN 9780191643057
019164305X
128387282X
9781283872829
9780191746116
0191746118