Language Is Just One of the Things That Makes Humans Different [Video]

From Scientific American:

Tomasello has developed a broader set of theories that go beyond linguistics alone to explain why humans stand out from other species—ideas related to the ability of our species to cooperate, based on work with children and apes. Watch Tomasello describe some of the antecedents of language in a University of Virginia Page-Barbour lecture in 2010:

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