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'Ways of Communicating' edited by D. H. Mellor

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Ways of Communicating

Edited by D. H. Mellor

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990, pp. vi+165
ISBN: 0521-01904-4 paperback; ISBN: 0521-37074-4 hardback

This volume contains the 1989
Darwin College Lectures

It has been translated into Italian, Portuguese and Swedish

Introduction: What is communication?
P. N. Johnson-Laird
1 Communication and representation within the brain
Horace Barlow
2 Animal communication
Patrick Bateson
3 Language and mind
Noam Chomsky
4 Telling the truth
D. H. Mellor
5 The novel as communication
David Lodge
6 Communication without words
Jonathan Miller
7 Music as communication
Alexander Goehr
8 Communication and technology
John Alvey

Updated 10 September 2019