The origin and diversification of language / editors, Nina G. Jablonski, Leslie C. Aiello ; with the editorial assistance of Nancy Gee.

Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: Paul L. and Phyllis Wattis Foundation Endowment Symposium California Academy of Sciences)
Other Authors: Jablonski, Nina G., Aiello, Leslie.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: San Francisco, Calif. : California Academy of Sciences : Distributed by the University of California Press, 1998.
Series:Wattis Symposium series in anthropology
Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences (1988) ; no. 24.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Animal communication and human language /
  • Peter Marler
  • The foundations of human language /
  • Leslie C. Aiello
  • Comparative aspects of human brain evolution : scaling, energy costs, and confounding variables /
  • Robert D. Martin
  • Organizations of semantic knowledge and the origin of words in the brain /
  • Alex Martin
  • Neanderthals, modern humans, and the archaeological evidence for language /
  • Paul A. Mellars
  • The evolution of the human language faculty /
  • Steven Pinker
  • The origin and dispersal of languages : linguistic evidence /
  • Johanna Nichols
  • The origins of world linguistic diversity : an archaeological perspective /
  • Colin Renfrew.