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Title:The Kingdom of Speech
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Publisher:Little, Brown and Company
ISBN:0316269964
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Number of Pages:304
Category:Non fiction, Science, Language, History, Psychology

The Kingdom of Speech by Tom Wolfe

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Kingdom of Speech The maestro storyteller and reporter provocatively argues that what we think we know about speech and human evolution is wrong .

Tom Wolfe whose legend began in journalism takes us on an eye opening journey that is sure to arouse widespread debate i The Kingdom of Speech i is a captivating paradigm shifting argument that speech not evolution is responsible for humanity s complex societies and achievements .

From Alfred Russel Wallace the Englishman who beat Darwin to the theory of natural selection but later renounced it and through the controversial work of modern day anthropologist Daniel Everett who defies the current wisdom that language is hard wired in humans Wolfe examines the solemn long faced laugh out loud zig zags of Darwinism old and Neo and finds it irrelevant here in the i Kingdom of Speech i

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