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The Resource The atoms of language, Mark C. Baker

The atoms of language, Mark C. Baker

Label
The atoms of language
Title
The atoms of language
Statement of responsibility
Mark C. Baker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text argues that, just as a small number of atoms form all physical substances, so a small number of "parameters" form languages as varied as English, Japanese, Mohawk, and Hixkaryana. These can be gathered into a "Periodic Table of Languages" that defines all human languages
Cataloging source
DLC
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Baker, Mark C
Dewey number
400
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
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Language and languages
Label
The atoms of language, Mark C. Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Basic Books, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
1425342
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 276 p.
Isbn
9780198606321
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (HSFH)OLDBAKAOLA99000
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0005199983
  • (LBRUT)OLD019860632X
Label
The atoms of language, Mark C. Baker
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Basic Books, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
1425342
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 276 p.
Isbn
9780198606321
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (HSFH)OLDBAKAOLA99000
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0005199983
  • (LBRUT)OLD019860632X

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