ERIC Number: EJ639697
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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"Homo Loquens": Language in the Context of Cosmic Education.
Stephenson, Margaret E.
NAMTA Journal, v26 n2 p83-96 Spr 2001
Discusses language in the context of human development and civilization, examining a limitless field of studies and observations including the absorbent mind, the acquisition of language and grammatical structure, the linguistic capacity for abstract thought, the power of language and world community, the role of language and human uniqueness, and the study of language itself. (Author/TJQ)
Descriptors: Abstract Reasoning, Articulation (Speech), Child Language, Community, Cultural Influences, Early Childhood Education, Global Approach, Human Geography, Human Relations, International Cooperation, Language Acquisition, Language Role, Language Usage, Language Variation, Montessori Method, Social Influences, Sociolinguistics
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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