A Man Without Words

A Man Without Words

by Susan Schaller
     
 


"At the level of sheer pleasure in reading, A Man without Words is as gripping as a novel, eliciting great sympathy for both protagonist and author. . . . The question that drives it—what is it like to be without language?—should be of interest to any reflective person, and it is one of the great scientific questions of all time."—StevenSee more details below

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"At the level of sheer pleasure in reading, A Man without Words is as gripping as a novel, eliciting great sympathy for both protagonist and author. . . . The question that drives it—what is it like to be without language?—should be of interest to any reflective person, and it is one of the great scientific questions of all time."—Steven Pinker, author of The Language Instinct

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520202658
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
08/29/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
210
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Susan Schaller is a teacher of American Sign Language affiliated with the World Federation of the Deaf and the founder of
In the Name of Deaf Adults (NaDA).

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