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The tyranny of words

Author: Stuart Chase
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace, [1938]
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Chase, Stuart, 1888-1985.
Tyranny of words.
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [1938]
(OCoLC)557578298
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Chase, Stuart, 1888-1985.
Tyranny of words.
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [1938]
(OCoLC)589900714
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart Chase
OCLC Number: 822896
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 396 p. : ill., diagr. ; 21 cm.
Contents: A writer in search of his words --
A look around the modern world --
Inside and outside --
Cats and babies --
Primitive peoples --
Pioneers (I) --
Pioneers (II) --
Meaning for scientists --
The language of mathematics --
Interpreting the environment --
The semantic discipline --
Promenade with the philosophers --
Turn with the logicians --
To the right with the economists --
To the left with the economists --
Swing your partners with the economists --
Round and round with the judges --
Stroll with the statesmen --
On facing the world outside --
Appendix.
Responsibility: by Stuart Chase.

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