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Is Language a General Principle of Nature?

  • Bernd-Olaf Küppers
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Part of the The Frontiers Collection book series (FRONTCOLL)

Abstract

Communication takes place not only among humans, but also among animals, plants and bacteria. Even the molecules of heredity, as carriers of genetic information, appear to be organised according to the principles of language. Is there really a “ language” of molecules, underlying every living thing? Is language a universal principle of Nature?

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.MunichGermany

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