A Chronology of Events in Animal Language Research

  • William A. Hillix
  • Duane M. Rumbaugh
Part of the Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects book series (DIPR)

Abstract

You may wish to skim this chronology to get a rapid overview of how research on trying to teach animals a human language has progressed. Interest in animal language is ancient, but its scientific study is strikingly modern.

Keywords

Sign Language American Sign Language Research Gray Parrot Animal Intelligence 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • William A. Hillix
    • 1
  • Duane M. Rumbaugh
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PsychologySan Diego State UniversitySan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.Departments of Psychology and BiologyGeorgia State UniversityAtlantaUSA
  3. 3.Iowa Primate Learning SanctuaryDes MoinesUSA

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