Language Learnability and Language Development

Language Learnability and Language Development

by Steven Pinker
     
 

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In this influential study, Steven Pinker develops a new approach to the problem of language learning. Now reprinted with new commentary by the author, this classic work continues to be an indispensable resource in developmental psycholinguistics.

Overview

In this influential study, Steven Pinker develops a new approach to the problem of language learning. Now reprinted with new commentary by the author, this classic work continues to be an indispensable resource in developmental psycholinguistics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674510555
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
12/28/1984
Series:
Cognitive Science Series
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
8.52(w) x 11.04(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Steven Pinker is Professor and Director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is the author of The Language Instinct and Learnability and Cognition.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Boston, Massachusetts
Date of Birth:
September 18, 1954
Place of Birth:
Montreal, Canada
Education:
B.A., McGill University, 1976; Ph.D., Harvard University, 1979
Website:
http://stevenpinker.com/

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