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The Resource Words and rules : the ingredients of language, Steven Pinker

Words and rules : the ingredients of language, Steven Pinker

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Words and rules : the ingredients of language
Title
Words and rules
Title remainder
the ingredients of language
Statement of responsibility
Steven Pinker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An examination of the human ability to use language by an MIT professor traces the history and evolution of the English language, the theories of Noam Chomsky, and the way children learn to use language
Writing style
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212881
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1954-
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Pinker, Steven
Dewey number
415
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P106
LC item number
.P477 2011
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1360
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Language and languages
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
Target audience
adult
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the ingredients of language
Label
Words and rules : the ingredients of language, Steven Pinker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The infinite library -- Dissection by linguistics -- Broken telephone -- In single combat -- Word nerds -- Of mice and men -- Kids say the darnedest things -- The horrors of the German language -- The black box -- A digital mind in an analog world
Control code
ocn674694537
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xi, 348, 22 p.
Isbn
9780062011909
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)674694537
Label
Words and rules : the ingredients of language, Steven Pinker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The infinite library -- Dissection by linguistics -- Broken telephone -- In single combat -- Word nerds -- Of mice and men -- Kids say the darnedest things -- The horrors of the German language -- The black box -- A digital mind in an analog world
Control code
ocn674694537
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xi, 348, 22 p.
Isbn
9780062011909
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)674694537

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