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By Judith de Luce, Hugh T. Wilder

This anthology was once initially deliberate in reference to a symposium "Language in Primates: Implications for Linguistics, Anthropology, Psychology, and Philosophy," at Miami college, Oxford, Ohio. ebook of the publication don't have been attainable with no the aid given to the Symposium via many people and teams. The Editors thank all people concerned for his or her sort and beneficiant tips. Specifi­ cally, we thank the invited audio system on the Symposium, Thomas A. Sebeok, H. Lyn Miles, Roger S. Fouts, and Thomas Simon. The chapters during this publication by way of Miles, Fouts, and Simon are revised models in their lectures on the Symposium. We thank Edward Simmel for his encouragement, his endurance with our efforts, and his assist in making plans and directing the Symposium. for his or her monetary advice, we thank the co-sponsors of the Symposium: the Sigma Chi Foundation/William P. Huffman Scholar-in­ place of abode application at Miami college, in addition to the Departments of Classics, Philosophy, Psychology, and Sociology and Anthropology at Miami. We thank Barbara Johnson, Polly J. Harris and Brenda Shaw for his or her secretarial and editorial aid, and Shirley Gallimore for her persistence, care, reliable humor, and tough paintings in typing the manuscript. eventually, we thank the individuals to this volume.

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Film) Gardner, R. , & Gardner, B. T. (Producers). The first signs of Washoe. New York: Time-Life Films/WGBH-Nova, 1976. (Film) Gaustad, G. R. Review of Nim. Sign Language Studies, 1981,30,89-94. Hayes, C. The ape in our house. New York: Harper & Row, 1951. Hoffmeister, R. J. The development of demonstrative pronouns, locatives and personal pronouns in the acqUisition of American Sign Language by deaf children of deaf parents. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of Minnesota, 1978. Kafka, F.

Lucy: Growing up human: A chimpanzee daughter in a psychotherapist's family. ; Science and Behavior, 1975. Terrace, H. S. Nim. New York; Knopf, 1979. Terrace, H. S. Evidence for sign language in apes; What the ape signed, or how well was the ape loved? Contemporary Psychology, 1981,27,67-68. Terrace, H. S. Language in apes; Fact or projection? Sign Language Studies, 1982,35,178-180. Terrace, H. , Petitto, L. , Sanders, R. , & Bever, T. G. Can an ape create a sentence? SCience, 1979,206,891-902.

35 Criticisms of Project Nim Nichols points to the cup and signs that; Washoe signs baby. Nichols brings the cup and doll closer to Washoe, allowing her to touch them, slowly pulls them away, and then signs that by pointing to the cup. Washoe signs in and looks away. Nichols brings the cup and doll closer to Washoe again, who looks at the two objects once more, and signs baby. Then, as she brings the cup still closer, Washoe signs in. That, signs Nichols, and points to the cup; my drink, signs Washoe.

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