Language, Logic, and Concepts

Language, Logic, and Concepts

Edited by Ray S. Jackendoff, Paul Bloom and Karen Wynn

Bradford Books




This wide-ranging collection of essays is inspired by the memory of the cognitive psychologist John Macnamara, whose influential contributions to language and concept acquisition have provided the basis for numerous research programs. The areas covered by the essays include the foundations of language and thought, congnitive and linguistic development, and mathematical approaches to cognition.

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Out of Print ISBN: 9780262100786 498 pp. | 6 in x 9 in


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Ray S. Jackendoff

Ray Jackendoff is Seth Merrin Professor of Philosophy and Codirector of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University. He is the author of many books, including Foundations of Language.

Paul Bloom

Paul Bloom is Professor of Psychology at Yale University.

Karen Wynn

Karen Wynn is Associate Professor of Psychology at Yale University.