Language and culture / edited by Patrick Gleeson, Nancy Wakefield.

; Wakefield, Nancy
Columbus, Ohio : Charles E. Merrill Publ. Company, 1968.

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Other Authors Gleeson, Patrick.
Wakefield, Nancy.
Subjects Langage et culture.
Language and languages -- Miscellanea.
Language and languages.
Description viii, 200 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1968.
Contents Part I. Origins, limits, and general problems -- Language defined / Edward Sapir -- The founding of English / Otto Jespersen -- The prism of language / Stephen Ullmann -- Science and linguistics / Benjamin Whorf -- Speculations on the origins of speech and its communicative function / Susanne Langer -- Word magic : the primitive power of language / (trans. Susanne Langer) -- The world of not-words / Wendell Johnson -- On language and culture / John Lotz -- Part II. The uses of language -- An American Indian model of the universe / Benjamin Whorf -- Chinese versus English : an exploration of the Whorfian theses II / Charles F. Hockett -- In defense of new and uncommon uses of language / Friedrich Waismann -- Mountain speech / Cratis Williams -- The new languages / Edmund Carpenter -- Politics and the English language / George Orwell -- Our national mania for correctness / Donald J. Lloyd.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)299097
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