|Analysis: examining a subject by breaking it down into its components._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
Analysis/Language/Evolution/Acoustic Analysis/Language Understanding/Liberman/Deacon: Al Liberman's investigations at the Haskins Lab have shown that, surprisingly, it was not the analysis of acoustic parameters of speech in the evolution of language that was decisive, but rather the prediction of movements of the vocal apparatus of participants in communication. (A. Liberman, F. Cooper, D. Shankweiler and M. Studdert-Kennedy (1967) Perception oft he speech code. Psychological Review 74,431-461; A. Liberman and I. Mattingly (1989) A specialization for speech perception. Science 243,489-494)._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
T. W. Deacon
The Symbolic Species: The Co-evolution of language and the Brain New York 1998
Terrence W. Deacon
Incomplete Nature: How Mind Emerged from Matter New York 2013