Symposium on J.-L. Dessalles's Why we Talk (OUP, 2007): Precis by J.-L. Dessalles, commentaries by E. Machery, F. Cowie, and J. Alexander, Replies by J.-L. Dessalles [Book Review]

Biology and Philosophy 25 (5):851-901 (2010)

Edouard Machery
University of Pittsburgh
Fiona Cowie
California Institute of Technology
This symposium discusses J.-L. Dessalles's account of the evolution of language, which was presented in Why we Talk (OUP 2007)
Keywords Evolution of language  Costly signaling  Evolutionary game theory  Semantics  Pragmatics  Syntax
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DOI 10.1007/s10539-009-9168-8
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