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The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language (Penguin Science) by [Pinker, Steven]
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"A brilliant, witty, and altogether satisfying book.""-- New York Times Book Review""An extremely valuable book, very informative, and very well written.""-- Noam Chomsky""A brilliant, witty, and altogether satisfying book.""-- New York Times Book Review""An excellent book full of wit and wisdom and sound judgement.""-- Boston Globe Book Review""An exciting book, certain to produce argument.""-- Atlantic Monthly""Somebody finally got it right. Pinker's thoroughly modern, totally engaging book introduces lay readers to the science of language in ways that are irreverant and hilarious while coherent and factually sound."-- Leila Gleitman, University of Pennsylvania, President, Linguistic Society of America"A brilliant piece of work.""-- Mind and Language""Extremely important.""-- New Scientist"

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"A brilliant, witty, and altogether satisfying book.""-- New York Times Book Review""An extremely valuable book, very informative, and very well written.""-- Noam Chomsky""A brilliant, witty, and altogether satisfying book.""-- New York Times Book Review""An excellent book full of wit and wisdom and sound judgement.""-- Boston Globe Book Review""An exciting book, certain to produce argument.""-- Atlantic Monthly""Somebody finally got it right. Pinker's thoroughly modern, totally engaging book introduces lay readers to the science of language in ways that are irreverant and hilarious while coherent and factually sound."-- Leila Gleitman, University of Pennsylvania, President, Linguistic Society of America"A brilliant piece of work.""-- Mind and Language""Extremely important.""-- New Scientist"

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2527 KB
  • Print Length: 546 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin; New Ed edition (27 Feb. 2003)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B002RI9DJW
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars 62 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #64,531 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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