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The way we talk now

commentaries on language and culture from NPR"s "Fresh air"

by Geoffrey Nunberg

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes

    Other titlesFresh air (Radio program)
    StatementGeoffrey Nunberg
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP107 .N86 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 243 p. ;
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17045165M
    ISBN 100618116028, 0618116036
    LC Control Number2001024797

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The Way We Talk Now by Geoffrey Nunberg • Introduction • About the Author Introduction For more than a decade, Geoff Nunberg has provided us with commentary on the relationship between language and culture. He's covered rhetoric on racism, technology, business, education, and pop culture with intelligence, wit, and humor.

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