H. D. Steklis
Origins and Evolution of Language and Speech
New York Academy of Sciences, 1976
Proceedings of NY Academy of Sciences Conference on Evolutionary Origins of Language
From hand to mouth: Some critical stages in the evolution of language
Origins and Evolution of Language and Speech. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Volume 280, pages 445--455, 1976
In the evolution of linguistic behavior, as in the evolution of other traits, the actual sequence of events often proceeds by accretion and overlay upon prior developments such that a purely synchronic consideration of the end product can be considerably misleading as to ...