Language did not spring forth 100,000 years ago

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CARTA-Inspired Publication
Publication Type: Journal Article
Authors: Lieberman, P
Year of Publication: 2015
Journal: PLoS Biol
Volume: 13
Number: 2
Pagination: e1002064
Date Published: 02/2015
Publication Language: eng
Accession Number: 25679377

In response to an Essay by Johan Bolhuis and co-authors, Phillip Lieberman contends that rather than arising from a key recent innovation ("merge"), language arose by gradual evolution of ancient capabilities.


PLoS Biol 2015 Feb. 13:e1002064. 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002064