- Title Pages
- Preface and acknowledgements
- List of figures
- List of tables
- List of abbreviations
- Notes on the contributors
1Introduction: evidence and inference in the study of language evolution
2What is special about the human language faculty and how did it get that way?
3Language has evolved to depend on multiple-cue integration
4Homesign as a way-station between co-speech gesture and sign language: the evolution of segmentation and sequencing
5Kin selection, pedagogy, and linguistic complexity: whence protolanguage?
6Neanderthal linguistic abilities: an alternative view
7The archaeology of number concept and its implications for the evolution of language
8The evolution of semantics: sharing conceptual domains
9Speech-gesture links in the ontogeny and phylogeny of gestural communication
10Exploring the gaps between primate calls and human language
11Talking about apes, birds, bees, and other living creatures: language evolution in light of comparative animal behaviour
12FoxP2 and deep homology in the evolution of birdsong and human language *
13Genetics, evolution, and the innateness of language
- The Evolutionary Emergence of Language
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