|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics|
|Editors||Rint Sybesma, Wolfgang Behr, Yueguo Gu, Zev Handel, C.-T. James Huang, James Myers|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2016|
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.