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Hardcover, 351 pages
Published 1981 by Karoma Publications
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Derek Bickerton (born March 25, 1926) was a linguist and Professor Emeritus at the University of Hawaii, Manoa. Based on his work in creole languages in Guyana and Hawaii, he proposed that the features of creole languages provide powerful insights into the development of language both by individuals and as a feature of the human species. He was the originator and main proponent of the language bio ...more