On the Nostratic hypothesis

Jul 6, 2011 by

The Nostratic hypothesis has received much attention not only in professional academic circles but in the popular press as well and have been featured in Atlantic Monthly, Nature, Science, Scientific American, US News and World...

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Are there "universal truths" about language?

Apr 26, 2011 by

In several recent postings, I’ve discussed two studies recently conducted in New Zealand: one on the origins of human language by Quentin D. Atkinson and colleagues published in Science, and the other on the origins of the...

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