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Multidisciplinary workshop on the evolution of language

When Oct 10, 2014
from 02:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Where Leverhulme Centre for Human Evolutionary Studies
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2:00    Ted Briscoe (Computer Lab, Cambridge) Insights and Challenges in       Modelling Languages as Complex Adaptive Systems

2:45    Rob Foley (Leverhulme Centre for Human Evolutionary Studies, Cambridge) Evolution and Ecology of Language

3:30    TEA

3:45    J. J. Bolhuis (University of Utrecht) Twitter Evolution: Birdsong, Speech and Language

4:30    Ian Roberts (DTAL, Cambridge) Chomsky’s Views on Language Evolution

5:15    William Marslen-Wilson (Psychology, Cambridge) Neurobiological Frameworks for Language Evolution

 

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