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Language in America,

Author: Neil Postman; Charles Weingartner; Terence P Moran
Publisher: New York, Pegasus [1969]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twenty-two distinugished commentators representing a broad range of interests were asked to address themselves to the general question: "To what extent is the language of (politics, racism, advertising, psychotherapy, law, etc.) facilitating or impeding our chances of survival?
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Language in America.
New York, Pegasus [1969]
(OCoLC)582320342
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Postman; Charles Weingartner; Terence P Moran
OCLC Number: 62457
Description: xii, 240 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: Demeaning of meaning / Neil Postman --
The language of politics / Geoffrey Wagner --
The language of the new politics / Pete Hamill --
The language of bureaucracy / Henry A. Barnes --
The language of censorship / James Lincoln Collier --
The language of racism / Ossie Davis --
The language of self-deception / Ashley Montagu --
The language of advertising / Ronald Gross --
The language of education / Terence P. Moran --
The language of educational research / Alan Shapiro --
The language of economics / Robert Lekachman --
It's just that the quotation is lower / James M. Ullman --
The language of love / Max Weatherly --
The silent languages of psychotherapy / Norman Mactas Ackerman, Gary Stuart Burstein --
The language of computers / Edward J. Lias --
The language of the Cold War / Jerome D. Frank --
Poker, pawns, and power / Edward L. Katzenbach, Jr. --
The voices of the magazines / David Cort --
The language of addiction / Seymour Fiddle --
The language of the law / Stephen M. Nagler --
Polluted language / Betsey B. Kaufman, Edward J. Lias.
Responsibility: edited by Neil Postman, Charles Weingartner, and Terence P. Moran.

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Twenty-two distinugished commentators representing a broad range of interests were asked to address themselves to the general question: "To what extent is the language of (politics, racism, advertising, psychotherapy, law, etc.) facilitating or impeding our chances of survival?

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