Doctor Dolittle’s Delusion: Animals and the Uniqueness of Human Language - PDF free download eBook

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Dr. Dolittle had it wrong, says the author of this fascinating book: animals cannot use language. Stephen Anderson explains the difference between communication and language and shows that animals...

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Original Title
Doctor Dolittle’s Delusion: Animals and the Uniqueness of Human Language
ISBN13
9780300115253
First Published
2004 year
Edition Format
Paperback
Number of Pages
368 pages
Book Language
English
Ebook Format
PDF, EPUB

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Dr. Dolittle had it wrong, says the author of this fascinating book: animals cannot use language. Stephen Anderson explains the difference between communication and language and shows that animals do not have the cognitive capacities necessary to acquire language.

"A masterly overview of what is currently known about the communicative abilities of a wide range of creatures. Dr. Dolittle had it wrong, says the author of this fascinating book: animals cannot use language. Stephen Anderson explains the difference between communication and language and shows that animals do not have the cognitive capacities necessary to acquire language.

"A masterly overview of what is currently known about the communicative abilities of a wide range of creatures... Anderson's synthesis provides illuminating comparisons with the infinitely more sophisticated resources of the human language... An elegant book".—Neil Smith, Nature "Well-written, well-argued, and provocative...

I enjoyed this book and recommend it to anyone interested in animal communication and the evolution of language".—Marc Bekoff, Quarterly Review of Biology

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