Sentence Structure in Chimpanzee Communication

  • David McNeill
Part of the Topics in Contemporary Semiotics book series (TICSE)

Abstract

There are now two experiments on teaching chimpanzees a human language that have been in some sense successful (Gardner & Gardner 1971; Premack 1971b). It is an appropriate time to review these experiments in an attempt to determine what they have demonstrated.

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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • David McNeill
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  1. 1.Department of Behavioral SciencesUniversity of ChicagoChicagoUSA

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