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The language instinct : the new science of language and mind, Steven Pinker

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The language instinct : the new science of language and mind
Title
The language instinct
Title remainder
the new science of language and mind
Statement of responsibility
Steven Pinker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Steve Pinker discusses the idea that language is an instinct, as innate to us as flying is to geese. This book covers the biological origin, acquisition by children and the grammatical structure of human language
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StDuBDS
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1954-
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Pinker, Steven
Dewey number
  • 401
  • 410
  • 401
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Penguin science
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  • Language and languages
  • Language and history
  • Languages
Label
The language instinct : the new science of language and mind, Steven Pinker
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Publication
Note
Originally published: U.S.: William Morrow; London: Allen Lane, 1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-472) and index
Control code
9780140175295
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
494 p.
Isbn
9780140175295
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The language instinct : the new science of language and mind, Steven Pinker
Publication
Note
Originally published: U.S.: William Morrow; London: Allen Lane, 1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-472) and index
Control code
9780140175295
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
494 p.
Isbn
9780140175295
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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