Suggested Readings on Language and Linguistics

Title Author
Course in General Linguistics
New York: McGraw-Hill. (1916/1959)
Saussure, Ferdinand
English with an Accent
New York: Routledge. 1997
Lippi-Green, Rosina
The Language Instinct, 3rd ed.
New York: Harper Perennial. 2007
Pinker, Steven
Proust and the Squid:
The Story and Science of the Reading Brain

New York: HarpersCollins. 2007
Wolf, Maryanne
Spoken Soul
New York: John Wiley and Sons. 2000
Rickford, John R. and Russell J. Rickford
The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention
New York: Holt. 2006
Deutscher, Guy