Resultados para: daniel everett
Like other tools, language was invented, can be reinvented or lost, and shows significant variation across cultures. It'apos;s as essential to survival as fire - and, like fire, is found in all human societies. Language presents the bold and...
Everett,Daniel L.; Barbara Kern(9462261)
This is the first major study of any Chapakuran language and makes an important contribution to linguistic theory. This study is especially timely as the Chapakuran languages of Western Brazil and Eastern Bolivia are endangered, and less than 2,000...
A bold and provocative study that presents language not as an innate component of the brain as most linguists do but as an essential tool unique to each culture worldwide. For years, the prevailing opinion among academics has been that language is...