ERIC Number: EJ614686
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Evolutionary Perspectives on Language and Brain Plasticity.
Deacon, Terrence W.
Journal of Communication Disorders, v33 n4 p273-91 Jul-Aug 2000
This review discusses how general principles of brain development have contributed to both human brain plasticity and the acquisition of the human capacity for speech. Specifically, the role played by plastic developmental processes in the evolution and development of articulate control over vocalization in speech is examined. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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