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Bad Language

Bad Language( )
Author: Cappelen, Herman
Dever, Josh
Series title:Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy of Language Ser.
Publication Date:May 2019
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

Bad Language is the first textbook on an emerging area in the study of language: non-idealized language use, the linguistic behaviour of people who exploit language for malign purposes. This lively, accessible introduction offers theoretical frameworks for thinking about such topics as lies and bullshit, slurs and insults, coercion and silencing.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / Language
Psychology / General
Language Arts & Disciplines / Communication Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.421 x 8.424 x 0.503 Inches
Book Weight:0.651 Pounds

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