Visit www.benjamins.com

Interaction and iconicity in the evolution of language

MyBook is a cheap paperback edition of the original book and will be sold at uniform, low price.

Buy this article

Price: £15.00+Taxes
Add to favourites

Introduction to the special issue

The full text of this article is not currently available.
/content/journals/10.1075/is.18.3.01ple
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading
/content/journals/10.1075/is.18.3.01ple
Loading

Data & Media loading...

Loading

Full text loading...

References

Albiach-Serrani, A.
(2015) Cooperation in primates: A critical, methodological review. Interaction Studies, 16(3), 361–382. doi: 10.1075/is.16.3.02alb
Chomsky, N.
(1981) On the representation of form and function. Linguistic Review, 1, 3–40. doi: 10.1515/tlir.1981.1.1.3
Clark, H. H.
(1996) Using language. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/CBO9780511620539
Corballis, M. C.
(2003) From mouth to hand: Gesture, speech, and the evolution of right-handedness. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 26(2), 199–260. doi: 10.1017/S0140525X03000062
Croft, W.
(2017) Evolutionary complexity of social cognition, semasiographic system, and language. In S. S. Mufwene , C. Coupé , & F. Pellegrino (Eds.), Complexity in language: Developmental and evolutionary perspectives (pp.101–134). Oxford: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781107294264.005
(2003) Typology and universals (2nd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Cuskley, C.
(2013) Mappings between linguistic sound and motion. Public Journal of Semiotics, 5(1), 39–62.
De Vos, C. , & Pfau, R.
(2015) Sign language typology: The contribution of rural sign languages. Annual Review of Linguistics, 1, 265–288. doi: 10.1146/annurev‑linguist‑030514‑124958
Dingemanse, M. , Blasi, D. E. , Lupyan, G. , Christiansen, M. H. , & Monaghan, P.
(2015) Arbitrariness, iconicity, and systematicity in language. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 19(10), 603–615. doi: 10.1016/j.tics.2015.07.013
Dingemanse, M. , Schuerman, W. , Reinisch, E. , Tufvesson, S. , & Mitterer, H.
(2016) What sound symbolism can and cannot do: Testing the iconicity of ideophones from five languages. Language, 92(2), E117–e133. doi: 10.1353/lan.2016.0034
Dirven, R. , & Verspoor, M.
(2004) Cognitive exploration of language and linguistics. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/clip.1
Dor, D. , Knight, C. , & Lewis, J.
(Eds.) (2014) The social origins of language. Oxford: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665327.001.0001
Dunbar, R. I. M.
(2017) Group size, vocal grooming and the origins of language. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 24(1), 209–212. doi: 10.3758/s13423‑016‑1122‑6
Donald, M.
(2017) Key cognitive preconditions for the evolution of language. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 24(1), 204–208. doi: 10.3758/s13423‑016‑1102‑x
Elleström, L. , Fischer, O. , & Ljungberg, C.
(Eds.) (2013) Iconic investigations. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/ill.12
Eryilmaz, K. , & Little, H.
(2016) Using leap motion to investigate the emergence of structure in speech and language. Behavior Research Methods. doi: 10.3758/s13428‑016‑0818‑x
Fischer, O.
(1999) On the role played by iconicity in the grammaticalisation process. In M. Nänny & O. Fischer (Eds.), Form miming Meaning: Iconicity in language and literature (pp.345–374). Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/ill.1.26fis
Fischer, Olga
2010 An iconic analogical approach to grammaticalization. In Jac Conradie , Ronél Johl , Marthinus Beukes , Olga Fischer & Christina Ljungberg (eds.), Signergy (Iconicity in Language and Literature 8) pp. (279–298). Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/ill.9.17fis
Fitch, W. T.
(2000) The evolution of speech: A comparative review. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 4(7), 258–267. doi: 10.1016/S1364‑6613(00)01494‑7
(2010) The evolution of language. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/CBO9780511817779
Garrod, S. , Fay, N. , Lee, J. , Oberlander, J. , & MacLeod, T.
(2007) Foundations of representation: Where might graphical symbol systems come from?Cognitive Science, 31(6), 961–987. doi: 10.1080/03640210701703659
Garrod, S. , Fay, N. , Rogers, S. , Walker, B. , & Nik S.
(2010) Can iterated learning explain the emergence of graphical symbols?Interaction Studies, 11(1), 33–50. doi: 10.1075/is.11.1.04gar
Gasser, M.
(2004) The origins of arbitrariness in language. In K. Forbus , D. Gentner , & T. Regier (Eds.), Proceedings of the 26th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp.434–439). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum.
Givón, T.
(1991) Isomorphism in the grammatical code: Cognitive and biological considerations. Studies in Language, 15(1), 85–114. doi: 10.1075/sl.15.1.04giv
Goldin-Meadow, S.
(2003) The resilience of language. What gesture creation in deaf children can tell us about how all children learn language. New York: Psychology Press.
Haiman, John
(Ed.) (1985) Iconicity in SyntaxIconicity in Syntax: Proceedings of a Symposium on Iconicity in Syntax, Stanford, June 24–6, 1983, Vol. 6 (Typological Studies in Language, 6). Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/tsl.6
Harnard, S.
(1990) The symbol grounding problem. Physica D, 42, 335–346. doi: 10.1016/0167‑2789(90)90087‑6
(2012) From sensorimotor categories and pantomime to grounded symbols and propositions. In M. Tallerman & K. R. Gibson (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Language Evolution (pp.387–392). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Hurford, James R.
(2012) The origins of grammar: Language in the light of evolution, Vol. 2. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Jakobson, Roman
1965 Quest for the essence of language. Diogenes13. 21–37. doi: 10.1177/039219216501305103
Johansson, N. , & Zlatev, J.
(2013) Motivations for sound symbolism in spatial deixis: A typological study of 101 languages. Public Journal of Semiotics, 5, 3–20.
Joseph, John E.
(2015) Iconicity in saussure’s linguistic work, and why it does not contradict the arbitrariness of the sign. Historiographia Linguistica, 42(1), 85–105. doi: 10.1075/hl.42.1.05jos
Keller, R.
(1995) Zeichentheorie. Zu einer Theorie semiotischen Wissens. Tübingen, Basel: Francke.
Knight, C.
(2000) The evolution of cooperative communication. In C. Knight , M. Studdert-Kennedy , & J. R. Hurford (Eds.), The evolutionary emergence of language: Social function and the origins of linguistic form (pp.19–26). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/CBO9780511606441.002
Levinson, Stephen C.
(2006) On the Human “Interaction Engine”. In Nick J. Enfield & Stephen C. Levinson (eds.), Roots of Human Socialitypp. (39–69). Oxford: Berg.
Perlman, Marcus & Nathaniel Clark
(2015) Learned vocal and breathing behavior in an enculturated gorilla. Animal Cognition18. 1165–1179. doi: 10.1007/s10071‑015‑0889‑6
Senghas, A. , Kita, S. , & Ozyürek, A.
(2004) Children creating coreproperties of language: Evidence from an emerging sign language in Nicaragua. Science, 305(5691), 1779–1782. doi: 10.1126/science.1100199
Lewis, D.
(1969) Convention: A philosophical study. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
Lieberman, P.
(2007) The evolution of human speech: Its anatomical and neural bases. Current Anthropology, 48(1), 39–66. doi: 10.1086/509092
MacLarnon, A.
(2012) The anatomical and physiological basis of human speech production: Adaptations and exaptations. In M. Tallerman & K. R. Gibson (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Language Evolution (pp.224–235). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Marsaja, I. G
2008Desa Kolok—A deaf village and its sign language in Bali, Indonesia. Nijmegen: Ishara.
Motamedi, Y. , Schouwstra, M. , Smith, K. , & Kirby, S.
(2016) Linguistic structure emerges in the cultural evolution of artificial sign languages. In S. G. Roberts , C. Cuskley , L. McCrohon , L. Barceló-Coblijn , O. Fehér , & T. Verhoef (Eds.), The evolution of laguage. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference . Available online: evolang.org/neworleans/papers/27.html.
Nänny, M. , & Fischer, O.
(Eds.) (1999) Form miming meaning: Iconicity in language and literature. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/ill.1
Perlman, M. , Clark, N. , & Tanner, J. E.
(2014) Iconicity and ape gesture. In E. A. Cartmill , S. Roberts , H. Lyn , & H. Cornish (Eds.), The evolution of language: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference (pp.228–235). Singapore: World Scientific. doi: 10.1142/9789814603638_0029
Perniss, P. , & Vigliocco, G.
(2014) The bridge of iconicity: From a world of experience to the experience of language. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 369(1651). doi: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0300 (5 May, 2017).
Pleyer, Michael
2017 Protolanguage and mechanisms of meaning construal in interaction. Language Sciences63. 69–90. doi: 10.1016/j.langsci.2017.01.003
Pleyer, M.
(In press). Protolanguage and mechanisms of meaning construal in interaction. Language Sciences. doi: 10.1016/j.langsci.2017.01.003
Sandler, W. , Aronoff, M. , Padden, C. , & Meir, I.
(2014) Language emergence. Al-Sayyid Bedouin Sign Language. In N. J. Enfield , P. Kockelman , & J. Sidnell (Eds.), The Cambridge handbook of linguistic anthropology (pp.250–284). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/CBO9781139342872.012
Scott-Phillips, T.
(2015) Speaking our minds: Why human communication is different, and how language evolved to make it special. London: Pelgrave. doi: 10.1007/978‑1‑137‑31273‑0
Számadó, S. , & Szathmári, E.
(2012) The co-evolution of language and the brain. In M. Tallerman & K. R. Gibson (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Language Evolution (pp.157–167). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Tomasello, M.
(2003) Constructing a language: A usage-based theory of language acquisition. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press.
(2008) Origins of human communication. Cambridge: MIT Press.
(2009) Why we cooperate. Cambridge: MIT Press.
Tomasello, M. , Carpenter, M. , Call, J. , Behne, T. , & Moll, H.
(2005) Understanding and sharing intentions: The origins of cultural cognition. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 28(5), 675–691. doi: 10.1017/S0140525X05000129
Ungerer, F. , & Schmid, H-J.
(2006) An introduction to cognitive linguistics (2nd ed.). Harlow u.a.: Longman.
Van Langendonck, W.
(2007) Iconicity. In D. Geeraerts & H. Cuyckens (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics (pp.394–418). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Vigliocco, G. , Perniss, P. , & Vinson, D.
(2014) Language as a multimodal phenomenon: Implications for language learning, processing and evolution. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 369(1651). doi: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0292
Wacewicz, S. , & Zywiczynski, P.
(2017) The multimodal origins of linguistic communication. Language & Communication, 54, 1–8. doi: 10.1016/j.langcom.2016.10.001
Zeshan, U. , & de Vos, C.
(Eds.) (2012) Sign languages in village communities: Anthropological and linguistic insights. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. doi: 10.1515/9781614511496
http://jbenjamins.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1075/is.18.3.01ple
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address