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Check copyright status Cite this Title Discovering the human language: Educational television programs Video recordings for the hearing impaired Nonfiction television programs Material Type: The human language series Author: Miller, Lewis Thomas [and others]. Be the first to add this to a list. Despite celebrity drop-ins such as George Carlin and Shari Lewis, Chomsky is the star here, and the searhcinger three episodes explore various aspects of his revolution.
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You may send this item to up to five recipients. Television programs Educational television programs Nonfiction television programs Material Type: Preview this item Preview this item. Add a searchjnger Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Searchinger giddily humna shots of adorable kids talking kid-talk one says “jamamas” instead of “pajamas” with a running debate among linguists over how much language ability kids imitate esries their environment and how much they’re born with.
Please enter the message. You may send this item to up to five recipients. At the same time, this reportedly marks linguist extraordinaire Chomsky’s first TV appearance explaining his revolutionary theory that we are born with language ability in the same way we’re born to walk; the complexities of language, which far outstrip those of other skills we struggle to learn, seem to be hard-wired into our brain.
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No known library holdings in Australia Why does this happen? Discovering the human language: Find more alnguage about: Discovering the human language [videorecording]: The key is that we’re born with the notion of concepts–an idea as old as Plato but refined by Chomsky. Writer-producer-director Gene Searchinger’s three-part PBS series, “The Human Language,” says absolutely, positively, indubitably–and any other “yes” word you can think of for a program obsessed with words and with the sentences and ideas constructed from them.
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