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The Language Hoax

By John H. McWhorter

The Language Hoax "argues that that all humans process life the same way, regardless of their language."


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Language and Development in Africa

By H. Ekkehard Wolff

Language and Development in Africa "discusses the resourcefulness of languages, both local and global, in view of the ongoing transformation of African societies as much as for economic development.. "


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Title: The Rise and Fall of Languages
Written By: R. M. W. Dixon
URL: http://www.cup.org/
Description:

This book puts forward a new way of looking at the emergence and
development of human language since its beginnings over 100,000 years ago
in terms of a state of equilibrium which was periodically

Publication Year: 1998
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
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