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[94]   (2)Steels, L. (2012) Experiments in Cultural Language Evolution. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
[93]    Gibson, K. R. and Tallerman, M. (2011) The Oxford Handbook of Language Evolution. Oxford University Press.
[92]    Carstairs-McCarthy, A. (2010) The Evolution of Morphology. Oxford University Press.
[91]   (15)Fitch, W. T. (2010) The Evolution of Language. Cambridge University Press.
[90]   (7)Nolfi, S. and Mirolli, M. (2010) Evolution of communication and language in embodied agents. Springer.
[89]   (10)Gong, T. (2009) Computational simulation in evolutionary linguistics: A study on language emergence. Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.
[88]   (3)MacNeilage, P. (2008) The Origin of Speech. Oxford University Press.
[87]    Laks, B. (2008) Origin and Evolution of Languages Approaches, Models, Paradigms. Equinox Publishing.
[86]   (6)Mufwene, S. S. (2008) Language Evolution: Contact, Competition and Change. Continuum International Publishing Group.
[85]    Smith, A. D. M., Smith, K., and Ferrer-i-Cancho, R. (2008) The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Singapore: World Scientific.
[84]   (33)Tomasello, M. (2008) The Origins of Human Communication. MIT Press.
[83]   (17)Hurford, J. (2007) The Origins of Meaning: Language in the Light of Evolution. Oxford University Press.
[82]   (13)Dessalles, J-L. and Grieve, J. (2007) Why We Talk: The Evolutionary Origins of Language. Oxford University Press.
[81]   (1)Kenneally, C. (2007) The First Word: The Search for the Origins of Language. Viking.
[80]   (5)Lyon, C., Nehaniv, C. L., and Cangelosi, A. (2007) Emergence of Communication and Language. Springer.
[79]    Heine, B. and Kuteva, T. (2007) The Genesis of Grammar: A Reconstruction. Oxford University Press.
[78]   (40)Niyogi, P. (2006) The Computational Nature of Language Learning and Evolution. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
[77]   (2)Arbib, M. A. (2006) Action to Language via the Mirror Neuron System. Cambridge University Press.
[76]    Cangelosi, A., Smith, A. D. M., and Smith, K. (2006) The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on the Evolution of Language. Singapore: World Scientific.
[75]    Gontier, N., van Bendegem, J. P., and Aerts, D. (2006) Evolutionary Epistemology, Language and Culture - A non-adaptationist, systems theoretical approach. Dordrecht: Springer.
[74]   (7)Lieberman, P. (2006) Toward an evolutionary biology of language. Harvard University Press: Cambridge, MA.
[73]   (10)Nowak, M. A. (2006) Evolutionary Dynamics: Exploring the Equations of Life. Harvard University Press.
[72]   (22)Oudeyer, P-Y. (2006) Self-Organization in the Evolution of Speech. Oxford University Press.
[71]    Vogt, P., Sugita, Y., Tuci, E., and Nehaniv, C. (2006) Symbol Grounding and Beyond: Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on the Emergence and Evolution of Linguistic Communication. Springer. Berlin/Heidelberg.
[70]   (25)Burling, R. (2005) The Talking Ape: How Language Evolved. Oxford University Press.
[69]   (15)Johansson, S. (2005) Origins of Language: Constraints on hypotheses. John Benjamins.
[68]   (10)Minett, J. W. and Wang, W. S-Y. (2005) Language Acquisition, Change and Emergence: Essays in Evolutionary Linguistics. City University of Hong Kong Press.
[67]   (35)Mithen, S. (2005) The Singing Neanderthals: The Origins of Music, Language, Mind and Body. Weidenfeld \& Nicolson.
[66]   (12)Tallerman, M. (2005) Language Origins: Perspectives on Evolution. Oxford University Press.
[65]   (2)Jenkins, L. (2004) Variation and universals in biolinguistics. Elsevier.
[64]   (9)Oller, D. K. and Griebel, U. (2004) Evolution of Communication Systems: A Comparative Approach. MIT Press.
[63]   (58)Christiansen, M. H. and Kirby, S. (2003) Language Evolution: The States of the Art. Oxford University Press.
[62]   (110)Tomasello, M. (2003) Constructing a Language: A Usage-Based Theory of Language Acquisition. Harvard University Press.
[61]   (24)Yang, C. D. (2003) Knowledge and Learning in Natural Language. Oxford University Press.
[60]   (2)Bichakjian, B. H. (2002) Language in a Darwinian Perspective. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.
[59]   (26)Briscoe, E. J. (2002) Linguistic Evolution through Language Acquisition: Formal and Computational Models. Cambridge University Press.
[58]   (127)Cangelosi, A. and Parisi, D. (2002) Simulating the evolution of language. Springer-Verlag.
[57]   (57)Corballis, M. C. (2002) From Hand to Mouth: The Origins of Language. Princeton University Press.
[56]   (119)Jackendoff, R. (2002) Foundations of Language: Brain, Meaning, Grammar, Evolution. Oxford University Press.
[55]   (27)Wray, A. (2002) The Transition to Language. Oxford University Press.
[54]    Allott, R. (2001) The Natural Origin of Language.
[53]   (12)Bybee, J. L. and Hopper, P. (2001) Frequency and the Emergence of Language Structure. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
[52]   (40)Mufwene, S. S. (2001) The Ecology of Language Evolution. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
[51]   (68)de Boer, B. (2001) The Origins of Vowel Systems. Oxford University Press.
[50]    Arita, T. (2000) Artificial Life: A Constructive Approach to the Origin/Evolution of Life, Society, and Language.
[49]   (21)Aitchison, J. (2000) The Seeds of Speech: Language Origin and Evolution. Cambridge Univ Press.
[48]   (60)Bloom, P. (2000) How Children Learn the Meanings of Words. MIT Press.
[47]    Calvin, W. H. and Bickerton, D. (2000) Lingua ex Machina. MIT Press.
[46]   (96)Croft, W. (2000) Explaining Language Change: An Evolutionary Approach. London: Longman.
[45]   (50)Knight, C., Hurford, J., and Studdert-Kennedy, M. (2000) The Evolutionary Emergence of Language: Social Function and the Origins of Linguistic Form. Cambridge University Press.
[44]   (22)Lieberman, P. (2000) Human language and our reptilian brain: The subcortical bases of speech, syntax, and thought. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
[43]    Rubinstein, A. (2000) Economics and Language. Cambridge University Press.
[42]   (36)Carstairs-McCarthy, A. (1999) The Origins of Complex Language: An Inquiry into the Evolutionary Beginnings of Sentences, Syllables, and Truth. Oxford University Press.
[41]    Kirby, S. (1999) Function, Selection and Innateness: the Emergence of Language Universals. Oxford University Press.
[40]   (4)Langacker, R. W. (1999) Grammar and Conceptualization. Walter De Gruyter.
[39]   (59)Lightfoot, D. (1999) The development of language: Acquisition, change and evolution. Blackwell: Oxford.
[38]   (4)Lock, A. and Peters, C. R. (1999) Handbook of Human Symbolic Evolution. Blackwell Publishers.
[37]    MacWhinney, B. (1999) Emergence of Language. Lawrence Earlbaum Associates.
[36]   (8)Maynard-Smith, J. and Szathmary, E. (1999) The origins of life: From the Birth of Life to the Origin of Language. Oxford University Press.
[35]   (48)Nettle, D. (1999) Linguistic Diversity. Oxford University Press.
[34]   (25)Pinker, S. (1999) Words and Rules: The Ingredients of Language. New York: Basic Books.
[33]   (101)Tomasello, M. (1999) The Cultural Origins of Human Cognition. Harvard University Press.
[32]   (16)Lieberman, P. (1998) Eve Spoke: Human Language and Human Evolution. University of California Press.
[31]   (73)Hurford, J., Studdert-Kennedy, M., and Knight, C. (1998) Approaches to the Evolution of Language: Social and Cognitive Bases. Cambridge University Press.
[30]   (87)Dunbar, R. (1998) Grooming, Gossip, and the Evolution of Language. Harvard Univ Press.
[29]   (207)Deacon, T. W. (1997) The Symbolic Species: The Co-evolution of Language and the Brain. W.W. Norton.
[28]   (134)Hauser, M. D. (1997) The Evolution of Communication. MIT Press/BradfordBooks.
[27]   (77)Maynard-Smith, J. and Szathmary, E. (1997) The Major Transitions in Evolution. New York: Oxford University Press.
[26]   (4)Beaken, M. (1996) The Making of Language. Edinburgh University Press.
[25]   (64)Goldberg, A. E. (1995) Constructions: A construction grammar approach to argument structure. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
[24]   (29)Bybee, J. L., Perkins, R., and Pagliuca, W. (1994) The evolution of grammar: tense, aspect and modality in the language of the world. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
[23]   (29)Keller, R. (1994) On language change: The invisible hand in language. Routledge, London.
[22]   (170)Pinker, S. (1994) The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language. New York: HarperCollins.
[21]   (19)Ruhlen, M. (1994) The Origin of Language: Tracing the Evolution of the Mother Tongue. Wiley.
[20]   (10)Steels, L. and Brooks, R. (1994) The artificial life route to artificial intelligence: Building Embodied, Situated Agents. New Haven: Lawrence Erlbaum Ass.
[19]   (30)Clark, E. (1993) The Lexicon in Acquisition. Cambridge University Press.
[18]   (1)Ristad, E. S. (1993) The Language Complexity Game. MIT Press.
[17]   (20)Hawkins, J. A. and Gell-Mann, M. (1992) The Evolution of Human Languages. Addison-Wesley.
[16]   (39)Lightfoot, D. (1991) How to Set Parameters: Arguments from Language Change. MIT Press/Bradford Books.
[15]   (169)Bickerton, D. (1990) Language and Species. University of Chicago Press.
[14]   (100)Cheney, D. L. and Seyfarth, R. M. (1990) How monkeys see the world: Inside the mind of another species. Chicago,University of Chicago Press.
[13]   (29)Lieberman, P. (1990) Uniquely Human: The evolution of speech, thought and selfless behavior. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
[12]   (33)Pinker, S. (1989) Learnability and Cognition: The acquisition of Argument Structure. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
[11]   (4)Bichakjian, B. H. (1988) Evolution in Language. Ann Arbor, MI: Karoma.
[10]   (4)Allott, R. (1987) The Motor Theory of Language Origin. Lewes: Book Guild.
[9]   (29)Hurford, J. (1987) Language and Number: the emergence of a cognitive system. Oxford: Basil Blackwell.
[8]    Langacker, R. W. (1987) Foundations of cognitive grammar: Theoretical Prerequisites. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.
[7]   (29)Bybee, J. L. (1985) Morphology: A study of the relation between meaning and form. Philadelphia: Benjamins.
[6]   (79)Lieberman, P. (1984) The Biology and Evolution of Language. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
[5]   (35)Pinker, S. (1984) Language Learnability and Language Development. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
[4]   (46)Bickerton, D. (1981) Roots of language. Ann Arbor, MI: Karoma.
[3]   (78)Cavalli-Sforza, L. L. and Feldman, M. W. (1981) Cultural Transmission and Evolution: A quantitative approach. Princeton University Press.
[2]   (10)Harnad, S., Steklis, H. D., and Lancaster, J. (1976) Origins and Evolution of Language and Speech. New York Academy of Sciences.
[1]   (15)Lieberman, P. (1975) On the Origins of Language: An Introduction to the Evolution of Human Speech. New York: Macmillan.

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