ERIC Number: EJ608613
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
The Hand-Thought-Language Nexus.
Wilson, Frank R.
NAMTA Journal, v25 n2 p157-83 Spr 2000
Discusses cognitive scientists' and psycholinguists' theories of the origins of consciousness and linguistic expression. Suggests that the hand is key in the development of human intelligence and in the origin of language. Maintains that the mutual influence of hand and brain reveals the subtleties of cause and effect, stories, and the organization of human language. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A