Mark Pagel:
Mark Pagel: Como as linguas transformaron a humanidade

TEDGlobal 2011 · 20:10 · Filmed Jul 2011
1,256,336 Total views
Your impact
Share this talk and
track your influence!

Biologist Mark Pagel comparte unha intrigante teoría sobre a razon pola que evolucionou o complexo sistema da lingua nos seres humanos. El suxire que a linguaxe é unha peza de "tecnoloxía social" que permitiu as primeiras tribus humanas acceder a unha nova e poderosa ferramenta: a coperación.

Evolutionary biologist
Using biological evolution as a template, Mark Pagel wonders how languages evolve. Full bio
This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page.



Enthusiastically agree? Respectfully beg to differ? Have your say here.

2000 characters remaining
Don't have an account? Sign up now — it's fast and free.
Sort comments by
There are currently no comments for this talk.