Explores human language, its origins, acquisition and evolution, with comments by Noam Chomsky, Frederick Newmayer, Howard Lasnik, Lila Gleitman, George A. Miller, Mark Aronoff ... [et al.]
Pt. 1. (55 min.) Discovering the human language : "colorless green ideas" pt. 2. (55 min.) Acquiring the human language : "playing the language game" pt. 3. (55 min.) The human language evolves : "with and without words."
Camera, Michael Male, John Hazard ; editors, Sara Fishko, Sharon Sachs, Tom Haneke ; music, Maurice Wright.
Videocassette release of a series of television broadcasts in association with South Carolina ETV.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.