The Resource The language instinct, Steven Pinker

The language instinct, Steven Pinker

Label
The language instinct
Title
The language instinct
Statement of responsibility
Steven Pinker
Title variation
How the mind creates language
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explains everything you always wanted to know about language: how it works, how children learn it, how it changes, how the brain computes it, how it evolved.--Back cover
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pinker, Steven
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P106
LC item number
.P476 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • Biolinguistics
  • Biolinguistics
  • Language and languages
Label
The language instinct, Steven Pinker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : W. Morrow and Co., c1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-472) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An instinct to acquire an art -- Chatterboxes -- Mentalese -- How language works -- Words, words, words -- The sounds of silence -- Talking heads -- The Tower of Babel -- Baby born talking-describes heaven -- Language organs and grammar genes -- The Big Bang -- The language mavens -- Mind Design
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerennial ed.
Extent
494 pages
Isbn
9780060976514
Lccn
94039138
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31374737
  • (OCoLC)ocm31374737
Label
The language instinct, Steven Pinker
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : W. Morrow and Co., c1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-472) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An instinct to acquire an art -- Chatterboxes -- Mentalese -- How language works -- Words, words, words -- The sounds of silence -- Talking heads -- The Tower of Babel -- Baby born talking-describes heaven -- Language organs and grammar genes -- The Big Bang -- The language mavens -- Mind Design
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerennial ed.
Extent
494 pages
Isbn
9780060976514
Lccn
94039138
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31374737
  • (OCoLC)ocm31374737

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