LINGUIST List 29.887

Mon Feb 26 2018

TOC: Journal of Language Evolution 3 / 1 (2018)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 26-Feb-2018
From: Celine Aenlle-Rocha <>
Subject: Journal of Language Evolution Vol. 3, No. 1 (2018)
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Publisher: Oxford University Press

Journal Title: Journal of Language Evolution
Volume Number: 3
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2018

Subtitle: Special issue on Ancient DNA and language evolution

Main Text:

Special issue on Ancient DNA and language evolution from Journal of Language Evolution

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Ancient DNA and language evolution: a special section
Antonio Benítez-Burraco; Dan Dediu
Pages 47-48

Research Articles:

Scala naturae: the impact of historical values on current ‘evolution of language’ discourse
Robert Ullrich; Moritz Mittelbach; Katja Liebal
Pages 1-12

A statistical model for the joint inference of vertical stability and horizontal diffusibility of typological features
Yugo Murawaki; Kenji Yamauchi
Pages 13-25

The role of pantomime in gestural language evolution, its cognitive bases and an alternative
Ekaterina Abramova
Pages 26-40

What aDNA can (and cannot) tell us about the emergence of language and speech
Rob DeSalle; Ian Tattersall
Pages 59-66

SRGAP2 and the gradual evolution of the modern human language faculty
Pedro Tiago Martins; Maties Marí; Cedric Boeckx
Pages 47-78


In support of the role of pantomime in language evolution
Michael A Arbib
Pages 41-44

Different kinds of parsimony: association-learning versus bodily mimesis
Jordan Zlatev
Pages 45-46


The genomic landscape of language: Insights into evolution
Hayley S Mountford; Dianne F Newbury
Pages 49-58

Of Tongues and Men: A Review of Morphological Evidence for the Evolution of Language
Lou Albessard-Ball; Antoine Balzeau
Pages 79-89

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Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics
                            Historical Linguistics

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