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By Michael A. Arbib

ISBN-10: 0262018101

ISBN-13: 9780262018104

This ebook explores the relationships among language, song, and the mind by means of pursuing 4 key issues and the crosstalk between them: track and dance as a bridge among tune and language; a number of degrees of constitution from mind to behaviour to tradition; the semantics of inner and exterior worlds and the position of emotion; and the evolution and improvement of language. The ebook bargains particularly commissioned expositions of present study available either to specialists throughout disciplines and to non-experts. those chapters give you the history for stories through teams of experts that chart present controversies and destiny instructions of analysis on every one theme.The booklet seems to be past mere auditory event, probing the embodiment that hyperlinks speech to gesture and song to bounce. The research of the brains of monkeys and songbirds illuminates hypotheses at the evolution of mind mechanisms that aid track and language, whereas the learn of babies calibrates the developmental timetable in their capacities. the result's a distinct booklet that might curiosity any reader looking to study extra approximately language or track and may attraction particularly to readers intrigued through the relationships of language and tune with one another and with the brain.Contributors: Francisco Aboitiz, Michael A. Arbib, Annabel J. Cohen, Ian move, Peter Ford Dominey, W. Tecumseh Fitch, Leonardo Fogassi, Jonathan Fritz, Thomas Fritz, Peter Hagoort, John Halle, Henkjan Honing, Atsushi Iriki, Petr Janata, Erich Jarvis, Stefan Koelsch, Gina Kuperberg, D. Robert Ladd, Fred Lerdahl, Stephen C. Levinson, Jerome Lewis, Katja Liebal, Jônatas Manzolli, Bjorn Merker, Lawrence M. Parsons, Aniruddh D. Patel, Isabelle Peretz, David Poeppel, Josef P. Rauschecker, Nikki Rickard, Klaus Scherer, Gottfried Schlaug, Uwe Seifert, Mark Steedman, Dietrich Stout, Francesca Stregapede, Sharon Thompson-Schill, Laurel Trainor, Sandra E. Trehub, Paul Verschure

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