Categorical Perception

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Categorical perception provides an account for how human symbolic thinking is grounded in perception and action. The study of Chinese lexical tones offers a unique venue to investigate the origin and development of CP in the brain and its importance in language and cognition.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics
EditorsRint Sybesma, Wolfgang Behr, Yueguo Gu, Zev Handel, C.-T. James Huang, James Myers
ISBN (Electronic)9004186433
ISBN (Print)978-9004186439
StatePublished - Dec 1 2016


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