Cognitive Practices: Human Language and Human Knowledge

Blackwell (1994)
How does human language contribute to the cognitive edge humans have over other species? This question eludes most current theories of language and knowledge. Incorporating research results in psychology and cutting a path through a broad range of philosophical debates, Nolan develops a strikingly original account of language acquisition which holds important implications for standard theories of language and the philosophical foundations of cognitive science
Keywords Language and languages Philosophy  Psycholinguistics  Language acquisition  Cognition
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Call number P106.N58 1994
ISBN(s) 0631189734   9780631189749  
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