MultiLingual
 
Search Articles

Search for keyword:

Search for author:


Featured Article
Saturday, November 1, 2014
 

Reviews


The Stuff of Thought

Deborah Schaffer

Chances are that most educated people interested in language have heard of linguists like Deborah Tannen (author of You Just Don't Understand and Talking from 9 to 5) and John McWhorter (author of The Word on the Street and All About the Beat), whose mass-market books have made a variety of language topics accessible to a wide audience. But probably the best-known of these popularizers is Steven Pinker. As part of a distinguished career as a professor of psychology at MIT and (currently) Harvard and former director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at MIT, he has written both technical, specialist-oriented texts ...

To read this entire article you must be a MultiLingual subscriber. For immediate access to the current issue, subscribe to the digital version. Already a subscriber?


Above excerpt taken from the December 2008 issue of MultiLingual published by MultiLingual Computing, Inc., 319 North First Avenue, Suite 2, Sandpoint, Idaho 83864-1495 USA, 208-263-8178, Fax: 208-263-6310. Subscribe

December, 2008