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Michael Tomasello

Language Development

Michael Tomasello

  • Michael Tomasello was born on January 18, 1950 in Bartow Florida.
  • Throughout his career, he spent a great deal of time working within the field of cognitive psychology.
  • He is also the co-director of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, and works as a psycholinguist of children’s language.
  • Michael Tomasello is recognized for being a critic of Noam Chomsky's theory of Universal Grammar.

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Michael Tomasello

Universal Grammar Argument