DATE DE PUBLICATION 01/01/2002
AUTEUR Stephen-R Anderson,David-W Lightfoot,
ISBN 9780521007832
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The Language Organ: Linguistics as Cognitive Physiology. Stephen R. Anderson and David W. Lightfoot. This study treats human language as the manifestation of a faculty of the mind, which is seen as a mental organ whose nature is determined by human biology and whose functional properties should be explored as physiology explores the functional properties of physical organs. 9/16/ · 1. Introduction. The three books under review share a biological approach to language. Chomsky’s On nature and language (ONL) advocates ‘studying language as a natural object, a cognitive capacity that is part of the biological endowment of our species, physically represented in the human brain and accessible to study within the guidelines of the natural sciences’ (ix). This study treats human language as the manifestation of a faculty of the mind, which is seen as a mental organ whose nature is determined by human biology and whose functional properties should be explored as physiology explores the functional properties of physical organs..