The story of Nim: the chimp who learned language

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Relates the story of Nim, a chimpanzee who is being taught to use sign language to "talk" as part of a program to study language acquisition by animals.
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Grouping Title story of nim the chimp who learned language
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subject_facet Chimpanzees -- Psychology. -- Habits & behavior, Human-animal communication, Mammals -- Psychology, Sign language
title_display The story of Nim ; the chimp who learned language
title_full The story of Nim ; the chimp who learned language / by Anna Michel ; introduction by Herbert S. Terrace ; photos by Susan Kuklin and Herbert S. Terrace
title_short The story of Nim
title_sub the chimp who learned language
topic_facet Chimpanzees, Habits & behavior, Human-animal communication, Mammals, Psychology, Sign language