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Educating Eve The Language Instinct Debate (Open Linguistics) by Geoffrey Sampson

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Published by Cassell Academic .
Written in English


  • Cognition & cognitive psychology,
  • Epistemology, theory of knowledge,
  • Philosophy of language,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language,
  • Linguistics,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Speech

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9559411M
ISBN 100304702900
ISBN 109780304702909

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Educating Eve book. Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Nineteen-year-old soccer star, Manny Jones, is world famous. Her purp /5. About Educating Eve. Are we creatures who learn new things? Or does human mental development consist of awakening instinctive structures of thought? A view has gained ground - powerfully advocated, for example, by Steven Pinker's book The Language Instinct - that language in much of its detail is hard-wired in our genes. Educating Eve: The 'Language Instinct' Debate is a book by Geoffrey Sampson, providing arguments against Noam Chomsky's theory of a human instinct for (first) language acquisition. Sampson explains the original title of the book as a deliberate allusion to Educating Rita (), and uses the plot of that play to illustrate his High Quality 4/5(1). Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. EDUCATING EVE: LANGUAGE INSTINCT DEBATE (OPEN LINGUISTICS) .

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out of 5 stars Educating Eve. Reviewed in the United States on 28 April Verified Purchase. Awesome fun read. Perfect love story, from rejection to falling in love with each other in a New York minute. Liked the happy ending. Read more. Helpful. Sending feedback /5(18).   It's My Life (Recorded Live @ Nokia Theatre Times Square, NYC, Septem ) Licensed to YouTube by. UMG (on behalf of Island Records); Kobalt Music Publishing, LatinAutor - . Message 1: Educating Eve Date: Wed, 3 Jun + From: Geoffrey Sampson Subject: Educating Eve I am surprised at how words are being put into my mouth in the course of the discussion sparked off by Feargal Murphy's review of my book EDUCATING EVE (posting ). LINGUIST List Mon May 18 Review: Sampson: Educating Eve. Editor for this issue: Andrew Carnie What follows is another discussion note contributed to our Book Discussion Forum. We expect these discussions to be informal and interactive; and the author of the book discussed is cordially invited to join in.