Language and the Architecture of Cognition
- Toni Gomila, Universitat Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
This book provides a comprehensive review of the multiple developments that have taken place in the last 10 years on the question of the relationships between language and thought and integrates them into a coherent framework. It will be relevant for anyone working in the sciences of languages.
Psycholinguists, linguistic and cognitive anthropologists, developmental psychologists, philosophers of the mind, evolutionary psychologists and linguistic semanticists
- Published: December 2011
- Imprint: ELSEVIER
- ISBN: 978-0-12-385200-7
Table of Contents
- Introduction: the quest for human specificity
- Language and Cognitive Arquitecture: looking for a model of their inter-relationship
- After Sapir-Whorf
- On not having a language
- Altered language, altered thinking?
- Dual theories of flexible thought
- Evolutionary approaches
- A balanced view