Language and State
quiry into the Progress of Civilization
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University Press of America, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $90.00|
| Book Description: |
This book argues that a primitive society is formed on the basis of kinship ties while a civilized society is formed on the basis of language. Yu presents a new theory about the importance of language in the growth of the state.