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Language and Man Anthropological Issues (World Anthropology) by William Charles McCormack

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Published by Walter De Gruyter Inc .
Written in English


  • Anthropological linguistics,
  • Children,
  • Congresses,
  • Nonverbal communication,
  • Language

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ContributionsStephen A. Wurm (Editor)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL9360653M
ISBN 109027978395
ISBN 109789027978394

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