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The origin of speech

by Peter F. MacNeilage

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Origin

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-364) and index.

    StatementPeter F. MacNeilage.
    SeriesStudies in the evolution of language -- 10
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP116 .M25 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 389 p. :
    Number of Pages389
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16882202M
    ISBN 10019923650X
    ISBN 109780199236503
    LC Control Number2007047376

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    This was NOT the origin or the famous quotation, as claimed on two excellent sites (; ). See my detailed analysis and discussion. Excerpts from this book are also in Reden , pp. Die Brücke über den Abgrund. Wort am 6. Juli in der Johanniskirche zu Saarbrücken, Saarbrücken ;. The terms have changed, from racial ridicule to group libel and then hate speech, but the regulation of hate speech stands out as twentieth century tradition, not a new culture war.


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