Department of Anthropology
I study the acquisition and evolution of human language. My work bridges the biological and linguistic subfields and involves both comparative and developmental approaches to communication.
Evolution of language; gesture; primate communication; human language development; parent-child interaction; language and thought; comparative cognition; great apes
UCLA Department of Anthropology
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341 Haines Hall, Box 951553,
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1553