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A Search for the Origins of Human Speech
A Search for the Origins of Human Speech

A Search for the Origins of Human Speech

Auditory and Vocal Functions of the Chimpanzee

LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES

195 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $39.95 (US $39.95)

Publication Date: February 2003

ISBN 9784876984558

Rights: US & CA

Trans Pacific Press (Feb 2003)

Price: $39.95
 
 

Overview

An unrivaled world authority in the area, Shozo Kojima presents a detailed overview of chimpanzees' auditory sense and vocalization and demonstrates how human speech has evolved. Based on unique longitudinal studies over a few decades, Kojima has put together his theories and findings into a single volume, making them available to an international readership for the first time. This book is a joint publication with Kyoto University Press.