Language, Brain, Culture

Authors

  • Geoff Williams University of British Columbia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/lhs.2005.1.2.147

Keywords:

Brain Function, Child Development, Evolution of Language

Author Biography

Geoff Williams, University of British Columbia

Head, Department of Language and Literacy Education University of British Columbia 2125 Main Mall Vancouver BC V6T 1Z4 Canada

References

Bickerton, D. (1990) Language and Species. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Bickerton, D. (1995) Language and Human Behaviour. Seattle: University of Washington Press.

Halliday, M. A. K. (1975) Learning How to Mean. London: Edward Arnold.

Halliday, M. A. K. (1994) An Introduction to Functional Grammar. Second edition. London: Edward Arnold.

Halliday, M. A. K. (2004) On Grammar as the Driving Force from Primary to Higherorder Consciousness. In G. Williams and A. Lukin (eds) The Development of Language: functional perspectives on species and individuals. London: Continuum.

Lamb, S. (1966) Outline of Stratificational Grammar. Washington: Georgetown University Press.

Marwick, B. (2003) Pleistocene exchange networks as evidence for the evolution of language. Cambridge Archaeological Journal 13(1): 67–81.

Matthiessen, C. M. I. M. (2004) The evolution of language: a systemic functional exploration of phylogenetic phases. In G. Williams and A. Lukin (eds) The Development of Language: functional perspectives on species and individuals. London: Continuum.

Noble, W. and Davidson, I. (1996) Human Evolution, Language and Mind. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Taglialatela, J. P., Savage-Rumbaugh, E. S., Rumbaugh, D. M., Benson, J. and Greaves, W. (2004) Language, apes, and meaning-making. In G. Williams and A. Lukin (eds) Language Development: functional perspectives on evolution and ontogenesis. London: Continuum.

Thibault, P. (2000) The dialogic integration of the brain in social semiosis: Edelman and the case for downward causation. Mind, Culture and Activity 7(4): 291–311.

Williams, G. and Lukin, A. (eds) (2004) Language Development: functional perspectives on evolution and ontogenesis. London: Continuum.

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Published

2007-02-18

How to Cite

Williams, G. (2007). Language, Brain, Culture. Linguistics and the Human Sciences, 1(2), 147–150. https://doi.org/10.1558/lhs.2005.1.2.147

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